In this intallment, Cora Royal tells her friend, Clarice Pennington, about her childhood and the experience of segregation in St. Petersburg.
Cora Royal was a teacher, and Clarice Pennington was a principal in Pinellas County. Both women are retired.
"One Nation Under the Groove," by Funkadelic from the album, One Nation Under the Groove
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