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Fannie Lou Hamer Home Destroyed By Fire

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Fannie Lou Hamer

The Veterans of the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement confirmed this morning that a fire destroyed the Fannie Lou Hamer home in Ruleville, Miss., New Years Day. There are no details, yet, on what caused the fire, but continue to watch jacksonfreepress.com for updates.

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Clarion-Ledger reporting this story *today*.

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DonnaLadd
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2009-01-07T10:21:09-06:00

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