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This Day in Georgia History

December 27, 1942

Rachel Pruden Herndon First Female Black Attorney

The Atlanta Constitution reported that Rachel Pruden Herndon, secretary to black Atlanta attorney Austin Walden, had passed the Georgia Bar exam, thus making her the first black woman lawyer in Georgia history.