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Basic Information
Type of PlaceCDP, Unincorporated Borough, or MCD
Metro Area?Long Island
Politics c. 1860?Don't Know
Unions, Organized Labor?Don't Know

Sundown Town Status
Confirmed Sundown Town?Possible
Year of Greatest Interest1967
Was there an ordinance?Don't Know
Sign?Don't Know
Still Sundown?Probably Not, Although Still Very Few Blacks

Census Information
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Method of Exclusion
Violence Towards Newcomers;Private Bad Behavior

Main Ethnic Group(s).
Unknown

Group(s) Excluded
Black

Comments
From James Hecht, Because It Is Right (Boston: Little, Brown, 1970) 11/24/1967, bomb hurled through dining room window of "one of the few Negro homeowners." He put his house up for sale. (p. 201)
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