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Article "Negro Ship Line Head Charged with Fraud" from the New York Evening Journal, Jan. 13, 1922

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New York Evening Journal
Date:
1922-01-13
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Marcus Garvey rarely received positive press coverage outside UNIA publications. This article from the New York Evening Journal details his arrest on fraud charges. J. Edgar Hoover believed that Marcus Garvey was a threat to the United States and actively pursued him until Garvey's deportation.


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