Fearless

How a poor Virginia seamstress took on Jim Crow, beat the poll tax and changed her city forever

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Smallwood Charlotte Press
Biographies & Memoirs , Politics
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Fearless: How a poor Virginia seamstress took on Jim Crow, beat the poll tax and changed her city forever is about Evelyn T. Butts. A poor seamstress who became a forceful and courageous voting...

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"Fearless ought to be required reading for every high school student in Virginia. It is the inside story of the struggle for basic American rights, told from the perspective of those who lived...