Monroe Dispatch - No Struggle, No Progress

The End Is Near


December 10, 2020

In 1964 Eula D. Britton High School a black school in Rayville, LA won the 2A basketball championship Elvin Hayes, Harry Lewis, and myself Henry Davison were on that team. When it came time to celebrate our notable achievement, the leadership of the town of Rayville, and the school board wouldn't allow the band and students to March through the town, rejecting our institution. Today Harry Lewis is mayor of Rayville. Elvin Hayes is in the Basketball Hall of Fame. and Henry Davison is president/ CEO of his family business in Rayville, DFALLC. Over the years some of our race have spoken harshl...

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