Press print with caption "(AXM-1) AMERICUS, GA., Aug. 3-TROOPER BLOCKS PICKET-A Georgia state trooper blocks the path of a Negro picket in Americus Monday as demonstrators tried to march on the sidewalk contrary to police orders. Seconds later a white man, right, slapped out at picket Sammy Rushing, 19, striped shirt behind girl, The pickets were arrested on trespassing charges. (APWirephoto) (jtm/bh30600stf/dm) 1965 SEE AP WIRE STORY"

Americus, Georgia—Trooper Blocks Picket

August 3, 1965