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Committee to Hold Commemoration of 1773 African Slave Revolution

The St. John 1733 Commemoration Committee will host its 25th annual commemoration of the historic 1733 St. John African Slave Revolution. Interested participants are asked to be at Red Hook by 8:15 a.m., on Friday, Nov. 28. Key sites connected to the Revolution will be visited.
The cost for transportation is $27.20 adults; children 11 and under, $19.
For information, contact Gene Emanuel at 693-1348 or 642-4240, or Leba Ola-Niyi at 774-1318.

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The St. John 1733 Commemoration Committee will host its 25th annual commemoration of the historic 1733 St. John African Slave Revolution. Interested participants are asked to be at Red Hook by 8:15 a.m., on Friday, Nov. 28. Key sites connected to the Revolution will be visited.
The cost for transportation is $27.20 adults; children 11 and under, $19.
For information, contact Gene Emanuel at 693-1348 or 642-4240, or Leba Ola-Niyi at 774-1318.