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Headline of Bluefield Daily Telegraph

On November 21, 1968, a bomb exploded in the Physical Education at Bluefield State College.

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Explosion at Bluefield State College
"Bricks Thrown, Threats Made To BSC Officials"
"It Is Time To Clean Up The Mess At Bluefield State"
"Dorms Are Evacuated For Bomb Scare At BSC"
"Dr. Hardway Says Death Threats Don't Worry Him"
"Bluefield State Phys Ed Building Ripped By Explosion"
"Campus Is Closed At BSC; Reward Is Set"
"Negro Leader At BSC Is Arrested"
"Three More Are Arrested In Bombing At BSC"
Documents on the Bombing at Bluefield State College From the Papers of Governor Hulett Smith
Video Clip of Bombing at Bluefield State College


On This Day in West Virginia History: November