Machinery Readied in Plan to Pump Dollars into Delta

Newspaper Article
Wed, 09/08/1965
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The author reports about the formation of the Delta Opportunity Corporation, a private non-profit organization, created in order to bring federal money into Mississippi. The reporter writes that this organization, which he describes as primarily made up of African Americans, is focused principally on the future of jobs and development, inexpensive housing, and opportunities for small businesses.

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Document Description: one-page photocopy of article; located in PLT Archive folder "Delta Ministry (Div. of Nat'l Council of Churches) pro, anti-literature"; part of "Exhibit A- A series of clippings about the Delta Ministry and the sit-in at the Greenville Air Force BAse in Greenville, Mississippi" (1C/S03.01); The publication date of the article (noted above) was written in pencil on the article or on a photocopy of the article.

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