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Published 11:35 am Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Toddlerland Nursery School student Shunna Smith, the daughter of Chris and Shannon Smith, holds a poster telling about Gwendolyn Brooks, an African-American Pulitzer Prize-winning poet. Shunna and her classmates were at the Mississippi Welcome Center with explanatory posters Tuesday as part of a celebration of the heroes of the Civil Rights Era.

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