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Selma march at 50: 'You represented all of us who couldn't go'


Editor's note: Every day this week, we are publishing reflections of Bloody Sunday, its aftermath and the march from Selma to Montgomery, Ala., to commemorate the march's 50th anniversary. Find more Selma reflections.

Kathy Scannell was a 23-year-old office worker for the Delaware Development Department when she flew to Alabama with a delegation from the Wilmington Catholic Interracial Council. They arrived for the last day of the Selma-to-Montgomery march.


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