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The Buffalo Criterion. (Buffalo, N.Y.) 1925-1973, February 14, 1970, Image 1

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Western New York's Oldest, | L a r g e s t and B e st-Sellingj Negro Weekly 1 Buffalo, NX, Saturday, Feb. U-20, 1K70 PRICE 10 CENTS DID YOU KNOW? FOR MANY YEARS THE CRI­ TERION WAS THE ONLY PA­ PER PRINTED BY NEGROES IN NEW YORK STATE. T o d a y , it i( the only paper printed by Negroes be tween Cleveland and New York City. Send your news, photos, ads to 625 WillUm Street ipport your ONLY and NEC- ADMINISTRATIVE AIDE TO HELP WITH MINORITY BUILDING HIRING ISSUE POLARIZES Wliy was ihi» incident of iht Mrkua jhmeam SPONSOR CONTEST i — ^ 1 ^ - - ■ « I MISSIONARY P £ | K S : i i p s r ;l»e CensuBs U. S. Oc>|>aiiment of ( » In the action, the bii pledged to help the Bureau obtain an accur­ ate c<mnt of the black population in the Uni^^SuOeB in the cenHus to be taken aa of ’llie biahopa voted their endorsement after hearing from two Bureau officials, Mrs. Nampeo'McKenney, assistant branch chief, and Mrs. Virginia Williams, both of the Eth- vision. The larU^ were invit«i to the ; by Bishop Stephea^-apottswood. nt of the church’s Board of Bishops, ‘ * \ ob ’ St. Luke and former p a tti AMEZ Church. At the meeting, the Bui%au representatives stressed the importance to any communlly of getting a complete and accurate count of the population. Apportionment of political power as well as distribution of certain Federal and local tax monies are based upon official pop­ ulation counts, they pointed out. Thus, it is evciyone’s own self interest to be certain ti he is included in the census. Among others are Bishop H. Shaw, left, ■ Dr. E. Franklin Jackson, thinl from right, nerly of St. Luke Church in Buffalo. imsigs • n rsMTd by Meitary. mm I H fffi «... - ! « K . 4 ' Sl-31 ilM sli K»“-y i l P .mmis m . flffli m M ^ « y \ I i ^ R N E a { « ! ■ p M liii m M £ = .# « • = Mmrn W m TAKES NEW POST ,

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