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As part of our celebration over the next several months of 80 years of continuous publication, the MSR will be republishing notable stories from our extensive archives of more than 4,000 weekly issues of African American news in Minnesota. Many of our readers will surely recognize friends, family and neighbors from the distant and not-so-distant past — such as the students photographed below with MSR founder Cecil Newman, featured in the June 8, 1951 issue of the Minneapolis Spokesman. Grads Honored At Dinner

Benjamin Zachery, 320 St. Anthony, and Constance Brown, 931 St. Anthony look over a pamphlet on job possibilities held by Cecil E. Newman, publisher of the St. Continue Reading →

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