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|It's killing the school — it's going to be like this for a long time. All the blacks on the football team, they don't want to fight. And all the whites on the football team, they don't want to fight. They just want to settle it in a good, clean vote.|
- Mary Barrineau. "Escambia High Closed After 30 Hurt in Nickname Melee." Pensacola Journal, February 6, 1976.