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2/8/04

Honoring Black History Month

February marks Black History Month across the nation and locally the events kicked off Sunday.

Dozens gathered at the Lubbock Regional Arts Center to commemorate Black History Month with the Fourth Annual Lincoln-Douglass Tea Celebration. A number of speakers were on hand to talk about the accomplishments of Abe Lincoln and Frederick Douglas toward African American freedom and rights.

The event was sponsored by the Dunbar Manhattan Heights Neighborhood Association.

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