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[Source Description: 4 March 1969: "Where is the administration?", From the Records of the Office of Chancellor - J. Carlyle Sitterson Series (#40020), University Archives, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.]


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This bulletin presented the views of strikers and supporting student activists. "During lunch and dinner groups of students and faculty are slowing down the food lines, filling up the tables, and talking with the students who are helping to prolong the strike by eating and working there." These "stall - ins" led to scuffles in Lenoir and an incident on 4 March in which BSM members overturned tables and chairs. Lenoir remained closed from the 4th until the morning of 6 March, when members of the Highway Patrol were sent in to assure that the dining facility would reopen peacefully.