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American History, Family History: Am I Black Enough For You?

By Jim Allen, Editor, NuVoteReach Dr. Ruby (Lonesome). Allen celebrates her  Doctorate conferral in 2012, at age 79, with family members comprising four generations of descendants of 19th century marriages between enslaved Parsons, Brown, Butts and Fulford family members. 2nd … Continue reading

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American History, Family History: Happy Birthday Dad and President Lincoln

By Jim Allen, Editor, NuVoteReach My dad, Rev. James Oliver Allen Sr, during his radio/MC days circa 1950 My mom, Educator, Dr. Ruby Cleopatra (Lonesome) Allen, circa 1953 My father’s father, James Walter “Box” (Wilson) Jones, circa 1950 My father’s … Continue reading

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