Carolina Stories

Jail No Bail Promo

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On January 31, 1961, ten black students from Friendship College walked into McCrorys Five and Dime in downtown Rock Hill, SC. They sat down at the lunch counter and ordered hamburgers and soft drinks. They were denied service and told to leave. When they refused, the group was arrested and charged with trespassing.

Aired: 01/01/11

Rating: TV-G

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