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Georgia's Front Pages August 29, 1963
By Clay Bolton
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Updated: 11 months ago

ATLANTA  —  
The Telegraph's front page from August 29, 1963, the day after the March on Washington. (Photo courtesy of The Telegraph)
The Telegraph's front page from August 29, 1963, the day after the March on Washington. (Photo courtesy of The Telegraph)
On August 29, 1963, newspapers across Georgia reported on the historic March on Washington. Below are the front pages from The Telegraph in Macon, the Savannah Morning News, the Augusta Chronicle, and the Athens Banner-Herald. As the old saying goes, "newspapers are the first rough draft of history."