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Fairview High School’s 1974 varsity basketball team. The year before, the squad was all white. Collection of Mike Emoff.

Part Two: Black/Jewish relations from the Dayton riots through desegregation A Three-Part Series By Marshall Weiss, The Dayton Jewish Observer Even before Melissa Sweeny began high school at Colonel White in 1970, she heard about tensions in the building between white and black students. “There were what they were calling riots,”

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