Wilmington NC “riot in colored section”

from the 8-30-41 Carolina Times

P. 2: “Separate but equal cleanliness” editorial decries lack of water to showers for Hillside Football team.¬†

P.4: Colored Soldiers D– Under Fire in Wilmington”
Official protest over billeting of hundreds of black soldiers at Marine Hospital. In Saturday night riot in colored section, one shot, 3 stabbed, one beaten. City manager doesn’t like it at all, as city is already having “enough trouble with colored troops from ¬†Camp Davis.” But because the hospital is owned by U.S., officials are not required to tell what’s going on there.