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Shows negroes applying for registration 9 august, in Americus Georgia; then after they had been told the board of Registrars would not arrive until the afternoon to pass on the registrations, sitting down and waiting outside the courthouse. (300 were registered after this film was shot when the registrars finally showed up. registration carried out under revised Georgia statutes, not under new federal voting rights bill.
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