Smith, Jerome H.


Twenty-two year old CORE activist, former Southern University student, and longshoreman, Smith rode by Greyhound from Montgomery, Alabama to Jackson, Mississippi on May 24, 1961 as part of a Freedom Ride. He was arrested the following day in Jackson. He also rode a Greyhound from New Orleans, Louisiana to McComb, Mississippi on November 29, 1961. He may sometimes be misidentified as Jerome M. in Mississippi Sovereignty Commission records.

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