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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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Preparing for Trial

Preparing for Trial

(p.39) Chapter 5 Preparing for Trial
Count Them One by One

Gordon A. Martin

University Press of Mississippi

This chapter presents the author’s account of his activities in Mississippi in February 1962, as he helped prepare witnesses in the government’s case for injunctive relief against Theron Lynd, the man responsible for preserving Forrest County’s virtually all-white electorate. The author also explains why he became interested in the grueling work of the Civil Rights Division early in his legal career.

Keywords:   Theron Lynd, Forrest County, Civil Rights Division

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