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Subject: Re: [ARIZARD-L] Re: BLACK LANGSTONS
Date: Sun, 30 Jan 2000 10:35:31 EST


In a message dated 01/30/2000 6:29:31 AM US Mountain Standard Time,
writes:

<< By the way, I once saw a news story on a black town in TX, named,
"Langston". I don't recall where they said (or if they knew where) the
name of the town came from, but it was made up of freed slaves, and pretty
much stayed a black town.

Wonder if they were some of ours?

Jean >>

Jean

You just rang my bell, too. There is a Langston University in Oklahoma. It
was predominately Black at one time......I'll do some more checking as to
it's origins.

Bernie

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