Sit-Ins in Knoxville, Tennessee: A Case Study of Political Rhetoric

  title={Sit-Ins in Knoxville, Tennessee: A Case Study of Political Rhetoric},
  author={Lisa L. Zagumny},
  journal={The Journal of Negro History},
  pages={45 - 54}
Little lunch counter with your many stools, And your nervous pacing manager fools; How do you feel amid this confusion and strife? Do you object to a change inevitable in life? What's your stand in this crucial matter? Little lunch counter with your top full of salt and often sticky, Many of your managers are now getting tricky; They close the doors in haste and despair As soon as some citizens make an appearance there. What's your stand in this crucial matter? What's the solution little roach… 
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