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In Georgia History

Frank Yerby Died

At age 76, Augusta-born black author Frank Yerby died of heart failure in a hospital in Madrid, Spain. To view an image of Frank Yerby, see the Digital Library of Georgia.
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In Their Own Words

Rangers Dealt with Some Foragers

Substantiating the danger that Union stragglers and foragers faced, Pvt. Enoch John - part of a special unit of 30 scouts that Hood had designated to follow and harass Sherman’s army - wrote in his diary: “Nov. 29th. Turned out...
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