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Count Them One by OneBlack Mississippians Fighting for the Right to Vote$
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Gordon A., Jr. Martin

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9781604737899

Published to University Press of Mississippi: March 2014

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781604737899.001.0001

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“Negro or White Didn’t Have a Thing in the World to do With it”

“Negro or White Didn’t Have a Thing in the World to do With it”

Theron Lynd Takes the Stand

(p.190) Chapter 19 “Negro or White Didn’t Have a Thing in the World to do With it”
Count Them One by One

Gordon A. Martin

University Press of Mississippi

This chapter describes the testimony of defendant Theron Lynd, in which he denied that his decisions were influenced by an applicant’s race. The government also put Lynd on the stand to see whether they could obtain any useful admissions. But all that they got was a litany of his problems: he was overworked and underpaid. Thus, they would have to rely on the witnesses they had already produced.

Keywords:   witnesses, testimony, Theron Lynd

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