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Richard Wright Biographic Information
In what year was Richard Wright born?
In what city and state was Richard Wri…
What was Wright's family and childhood…
When Wright tried to talk to other boy…
1908
Natchez, Mississippi
His father left when he was 6 and his mom suffered a stroke w…
They would either remain silent or turn the subject into a jo…
In what year was Richard Wright born?
1908
In what city and state was Richard Wri…
Natchez, Mississippi
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Black history test Richard Wright
When was richard wright born?
What did wrights father work as?
What did wrights mother work as?
When and where did wrights family move?
September 8, 1908
A sharecropper
A teacher
1914. Memphis.
When was richard wright born?
September 8, 1908
What did wrights father work as?
A sharecropper
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Native Son Symbols
Alarm Clock
The Color White
The Color Black
The Color Red
Symbol of waking up America to the harsh reality of segregati…
Relates to the skin color, characterizing things as being SUP…
Relates to the skin color, characterizing things as being INF…
The color that represents the communist party. Also represent…
Alarm Clock
Symbol of waking up America to the harsh reality of segregati…
The Color White
Relates to the skin color, characterizing things as being SUP…
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Native Son Symbols
Alarm Clock
The Color White
The Color Black
The Color Red
Symbol of waking up America to the harsh reality of segregati…
Relates to the skin color, characterizing things as being SUP…
Relates to the skin color, characterizing things as being INF…
The color that represents the communist party. Also represent…
Alarm Clock
Symbol of waking up America to the harsh reality of segregati…
The Color White
Relates to the skin color, characterizing things as being SUP…
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Black History Month Bowl
Ralph Ellison
Gwendolyn Brooks
Carter G. Woodson
Maya Angelou
Black American novelist, scholar and writer. Known for his bo…
African American poet, first Black to win a Pulitzer Prize
African American historian, author and journalist. Father of…
African American author and poet. Famous poem is I Know Why t…
Ralph Ellison
Black American novelist, scholar and writer. Known for his bo…
Gwendolyn Brooks
African American poet, first Black to win a Pulitzer Prize
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Racial Strife
Arthur Ashe
W.E.B. Dubois
Sidney Poitier
Thurgood Marshall
only black to win Wimbledon, tennis
co-founder of NAACP
first black actor to win Oscar
first black Supreme Court Justice
Arthur Ashe
only black to win Wimbledon, tennis
W.E.B. Dubois
co-founder of NAACP
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Monroe AAHC Part 12 - Growing Authority (1928 - 1939) COMPLETE
In 1928, this Chicago businessman beca…
Born in 1908, this New York City Bapti…
In 1931, when the NAACP refused to pro…
This federal experimental program ran…
Oscar DePriest
Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.
ILD... (International Labor Defense)
Tuskegee Syphilis Study
In 1928, this Chicago businessman beca…
Oscar DePriest
Born in 1908, this New York City Bapti…
Adam Clayton Powell, Jr.
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Chapter 23 section 4
Gone with the wind
The war of the worlds
Waiting for lefty
Native son
A movie about life among southern plantation owners during ci…
Radio broadcast; orson Welles was the creator
Play starting Clifford Odets about the labor of 1930s
Book by Richard wright about a man trying to survive the raci…
Gone with the wind
A movie about life among southern plantation owners during ci…
The war of the worlds
Radio broadcast; orson Welles was the creator
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Books and African American Writers
W.E.B Dubois
Richard Wright
Toni Morrison
Terry McMillan
•Black Reconstruction ... •The Souls of Black Folk
•Native Son... •Black Boy
•Beloved... •The Bluest Eye
•Waiting to Exhale... •The Interruption of Everything
W.E.B Dubois
•Black Reconstruction ... •The Souls of Black Folk
Richard Wright
•Native Son... •Black Boy
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AAHC Part 12: Growing Authority (1928—1939)
Oscar DePriest
Adam Clayton Powell
Walter White
Tuskegee Syphilis study
In 1928, this Chicago businessman became the first Black elec…
Born in 1908, this New York City Baptist minister was elected…
In 1931, when the NAACP refused to provide legal assistance t…
This federal experimental program ran from 1929 through 1973…
Oscar DePriest
In 1928, this Chicago businessman became the first Black elec…
Adam Clayton Powell
Born in 1908, this New York City Baptist minister was elected…
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African american fiction
Richard Wright
Ralph ellison
James baldwin
First african american poet
Native son
Invisible man
The fire next tile
Phillis wheatley
Richard Wright
Native son
Ralph ellison
Invisible man
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African American Lit Mid Term Study Guide
spirituals
blues
jazz
rhythm and blues
-musical or vocal sound with reference to its pitch, quality,…
-low tone, horns, sexual groans, earthly complaint, call and…
-a music of train, instruments imitate voices and voices imit…
-invention of the market place... -Hybrid of jazz, blues, latin…
spirituals
-musical or vocal sound with reference to its pitch, quality,…
blues
-low tone, horns, sexual groans, earthly complaint, call and…
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African American Lit Mid Term Study Guide
spirituals
blues
jazz
rhythm and blues
-musical or vocal sound with reference to its pitch, quality,…
-low tone, horns, sexual groans, earthly complaint, call and…
-a music of train, instruments imitate voices and voices imit…
-invention of the market place... -Hybrid of jazz, blues, latin…
spirituals
-musical or vocal sound with reference to its pitch, quality,…
blues
-low tone, horns, sexual groans, earthly complaint, call and…
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Wright & Baldwin
Richard Wright
Native Son by Wright
Notes of a Native Son
James Baldwin
wrote Long Black Song
lays down a certain standard of militancy... makes argument that…
written by James Baldwin ... viewed as a personal attack on Ric…
faults Richard Wright for giving us the dominant, menacing im…
Richard Wright
wrote Long Black Song
Native Son by Wright
lays down a certain standard of militancy... makes argument that…
Chapter 15 1-3
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)
Parity price
National Labor relations board (NLRB)
William Faulkner
harnessed water power to generate electricity
the price intended to keep farmers income steady
continues to act as a mediator in labor disputes between unio…
won the nobel prize in literature
Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)
harnessed water power to generate electricity
Parity price
the price intended to keep farmers income steady
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Richard Wright:
Richard Wright (Born/Died)
Where was he born?
How does Richard Wright describe his c…
What two major events happen to him in…
1908-1960
Natchez, Mississippi on September 4th, 1908
grew up as an unruly/unwanted Negro kid in the American South
sets Grandma's house on fire, gets severe illness from a crue…
Richard Wright (Born/Died)
1908-1960
Where was he born?
Natchez, Mississippi on September 4th, 1908
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African American Lit. 1940s-Present
Literature
1940
3 Novels that frame the protest era
The Protest Era
is the direct reflection of the people who produce it
marks the beginning of the protest era
1. Native Son- Richard Wright... 2. The Street- Ann Petry... 3. The…
attempted to write openly and honestly about Black Experiences
Literature
is the direct reflection of the people who produce it
1940
marks the beginning of the protest era
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Fact Cards for Research Paper
Richard Wright was born on a plantatio…
Wright's mother was a school teacher w…
After his father left, Wright stayed i…
He became in involved with Communism d…
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Richard Wright was born on a plantatio…
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Wright's mother was a school teacher w…
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HAH 15.4 Lesson
Hindenburg
Bob Hope and Jack Benny
Grant Wood
Woody Guthrie
A German zeppelin that crashed in New Jersey on May 6, 1937.
Comedians who made their reputation in radio;later moved on t…
American painter during the New Deal era, whose work includes…
Singer and songwriter who experienced the tragedies of the De…
Hindenburg
A German zeppelin that crashed in New Jersey on May 6, 1937.
Bob Hope and Jack Benny
Comedians who made their reputation in radio;later moved on t…
1930's People
Eleanor Roosevelt
John Collier
Frances Perkins
Mary McLeod Bethune
first lady, did a lot to help with FDR's policies
commissioner of Indian affairs, worked with FDR to get more r…
America's first female cabinet member
educator who dedicated herself to promoting opportunities for…
Eleanor Roosevelt
first lady, did a lot to help with FDR's policies
John Collier
commissioner of Indian affairs, worked with FDR to get more r…
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african american lit native son
the anti hero
good and evil
he is more gritty
Bigger is "native" to american
used by writers for a prominent character in a book that has…
what is the anti hero a mashup of
why is the anti hero more accessible to readers
why is the book called native son
the anti hero
used by writers for a prominent character in a book that has…
good and evil
what is the anti hero a mashup of
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US History 23.3-23.5
Frances Perkins
Mary McLeod Bethune
John Collier
Unions in the 1930s
America's first female cabinet member. As secretary of labor,…
An African American educator who dedicated herself to promoti…
Appointed by FDR as the commissioner of Indian affairs. He he…
Thanks to the Wagner Act, union members enjoyed better workin…
Frances Perkins
America's first female cabinet member. As secretary of labor,…
Mary McLeod Bethune
An African American educator who dedicated herself to promoti…
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15.4 social studies
Gone with the wind
Orson Welles
Grant Wood
Richard Wright
most famous film of the era,(1939) it offered pure escape fro…
a radio entertainer that created the show War of the Worlds a…
a famous painter that would get paid for painting public piec…
an african american author, that completed a famous book by t…
Gone with the wind
most famous film of the era,(1939) it offered pure escape fro…
Orson Welles
a radio entertainer that created the show War of the Worlds a…
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AAS Quiz #3
Richard Wright
Native Son
Bigger Thomas
Margaret Walker
Cannot be whole until leaves south, writes Native Son Black B…
1940s book by R. Wright about the life of Bigger Thomas based…
Lacks connection to black and white world, marginalist. "for…
writes "For My people" and gets pulitzer prize
Richard Wright
Cannot be whole until leaves south, writes Native Son Black B…
Native Son
1940s book by R. Wright about the life of Bigger Thomas based…
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Native Son Test Book One: Fear
G.H., Gus, and Vera part of Bigger Tho…
Bigger and his gang has stolen from Wh…
The poor black neighborhoods located i…
The novel deals with the idea of hypoc…
F
F
T
T
G.H., Gus, and Vera part of Bigger Tho…
F
Bigger and his gang has stolen from Wh…
F
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Native Son Test Book One: Fear
G.H., Gus, and Vera part of Bigger Tho…
Bigger and his gang has stolen from Wh…
The poor black neighborhoods located i…
The novel deals with the idea of hypoc…
F
F
T
T
G.H., Gus, and Vera part of Bigger Tho…
F
Bigger and his gang has stolen from Wh…
F
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Native Son Test Book One: Fear
G.H., Gus, and Vera part of Bigger Tho…
Bigger and his gang has stolen from Wh…
The poor black neighborhoods located i…
The novel deals with the idea of hypoc…
F
F
T
T
G.H., Gus, and Vera part of Bigger Tho…
F
Bigger and his gang has stolen from Wh…
F
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History 3
Name two radio stars from the golden age
Name three swing people
Biggest artist of
African American singer
Bob hope, jack benny wrote the shadow
Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller
Bing Crosby
Lead belly
Name two radio stars from the golden age
Bob hope, jack benny wrote the shadow
Name three swing people
Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller
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Ch23 sec 4
Gone with the wind
Orson wells
Grant wood
Richard wright
A 1939 movie dealing with the life of southern plantation own…
An actor director producer and writer. He created one of the…
Famous new deal painter who created american gothic
An African American author remembered for his novel native son
Gone with the wind
A 1939 movie dealing with the life of southern plantation own…
Orson wells
An actor director producer and writer. He created one of the…
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African American Studies
Fredrick Douglas
Harriet Jacobs
Booker T. Washington
Ida Wells Barnett
"Narrative of the Life of Fredrick Douglas"... -age 10 or 11 he…
"Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl"... -Linda struggles to p…
"Up From Slavery"... -Booker is unsure of his actual birth date…
"Southern Horrors: Lynch Law in all its Phases"... -This reading…
Fredrick Douglas
"Narrative of the Life of Fredrick Douglas"... -age 10 or 11 he…
Harriet Jacobs
"Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl"... -Linda struggles to p…
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Amer Lit
Richard Wright
Richard Wright
James Baldwin
Jhumpa Lahiri
born in Roxie, Mississippi
closely connected to the Communist Party
born in Harlem
grew up in Rhode Island
Richard Wright
born in Roxie, Mississippi
Richard Wright
closely connected to the Communist Party
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Famous Books and Authors
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Black Boy
Native Son
The Negro Speaks of Rivers
Maya Angelou
Richard Wright
Richard Wright
Langston Hughes
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
Maya Angelou
Black Boy
Richard Wright
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Social Studies 25-3 Anticipation Guide
Richard Wright
The Grapes of Wrath
Migrant workers
Indian Reorganization Act (IRA)
wrote the book Native Son, which told the story of an African…
a novel written by John Steinbeck about migrant workers/ late…
farmers who moved from place to place to harvest fruits & veg…
traditional Native American tribal governments were restored…
Richard Wright
wrote the book Native Son, which told the story of an African…
The Grapes of Wrath
a novel written by John Steinbeck about migrant workers/ late…
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section four
woodie guthrie
gone with the wind
richard wright
grapes of wrath
folksinger who captured daily hardships
famous depression era film
author of native son
depicted difficulties of dust bowl farmers
woodie guthrie
folksinger who captured daily hardships
gone with the wind
famous depression era film
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Post WWII, ch. 37 & 38
Marshall Plan
Dixiecrat party
Examples of consumerism and conformism…
U.S. involvement in Korean War
Meeting in Paris in July 1947, to discuss the details of the…
Southern democrats who split from the main party during the e…
Kenneth Galbraith and The Affluent Society, opposed to consum…
Even though Eisenhower followed through on going to Korea on…
Marshall Plan
Meeting in Paris in July 1947, to discuss the details of the…
Dixiecrat party
Southern democrats who split from the main party during the e…
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African American Writers
Black Boy
Native Son
Go Tell It on the Mountain
"Still I Rise"
Richard Wright
Richard Wright
James Baldwin
Maya Angelou
Black Boy
Richard Wright
Native Son
Richard Wright
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African American Literature Midterm
Author of Native Son?
what are logos?
What are Ethos?
What are pathos?
Richard Wright
Logical Appeal... ex.) -the declaration of independence ... -There…
Ethical Appeal (sense of morality/ Religious)... ex.) now is the…
Emotional Appeal... ex.) -I have a dream that my 4 little childr…
Author of Native Son?
Richard Wright
what are logos?
Logical Appeal... ex.) -the declaration of independence ... -There…
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AAS 200 Ch. 8
Jesse Owens
Joe Louis
Jackie Robinson
Chicago Renaissance
-Talented runner... -4 gold medals @ 1936 olympics in Berlin
-Bowing legend in the 1930s... -Fought Primo Carnera in 1935 as…
Baseball... Broke color line in 1947 by signing with the Brookly…
30's-40s black culture and art... Moved from the stroll to bronz…
Jesse Owens
-Talented runner... -4 gold medals @ 1936 olympics in Berlin
Joe Louis
-Bowing legend in the 1930s... -Fought Primo Carnera in 1935 as…
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apush ch 29 people
Gunnar Myrdal
Richard Wright
Hubert H. Humphrey
Rober Maynard Hutchins
An American Dilemma (1944)
Native Son (1940)
Chief sponsor of the Communist Control Act
President of University of Chicago; protested that the Gi bil…
Gunnar Myrdal
An American Dilemma (1944)
Richard Wright
Native Son (1940)
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AAS Quiz #2
Richard Wright
Native Son
12 Million Black Voices
Great Depression
writer during the 20th century who wrote Native Son and 12 Mi…
novel by Richard Wright; tells the story of 20 year old Bigge…
novel by Richard Wright that centered on the lives of African…
(1929-1939) deepest/longest economic decline in the United St…
Richard Wright
writer during the 20th century who wrote Native Son and 12 Mi…
Native Son
novel by Richard Wright; tells the story of 20 year old Bigge…
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AAS QUIZ
Great depression
new deal
FDR (Franklin D. Roosevelt)
Work Progress Administration (WPA)
Time of massive unemployment, homelessness, and
FDR'S government relief program that Provided African america…
Took office during the great depression and provided programs…
Promoted adult education, black professionals, and stimulated…
Great depression
Time of massive unemployment, homelessness, and
new deal
FDR'S government relief program that Provided African america…
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8th Grade Social Studies Quiz 25-3
first female cabinet member
first female senator
FDR's eyes and ears
Black Cabinet member
Frances Perkins
Hattie Caraway
Eleanor Roosevelt
Mary McLeod Bethune
first female cabinet member
Frances Perkins
first female senator
Hattie Caraway
12 terms
Chapter 23 sec 2-5
Works Progress Administration
National Youth Administration
Wagner Act
Social Security Act
Headed by Harry Hopkins. Set out to create as many jobs ASAP
Was created specifically to provide education, jobs, counseli…
Sponsored by Robert F. Wagner, act reestablished the National…
Old age insurance for retirees 65 or older and their spouses.…
Works Progress Administration
Headed by Harry Hopkins. Set out to create as many jobs ASAP
National Youth Administration
Was created specifically to provide education, jobs, counseli…
12 terms
15.4 American History Notecards
Gone With the Wind
The Wizard of Oz
Snow White and the Seven Drawfs
Orson Welles -- The War of the Worlds
One of the most famous films of all time, released in 1939, t…
A notable film during the era, released in 1939, the main cha…
A notable film, released in 1937, showcasing the animation of…
Actor, director, producer, and writer who created this world-…
Gone With the Wind
One of the most famous films of all time, released in 1939, t…
The Wizard of Oz
A notable film during the era, released in 1939, the main cha…
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AAS Quiz 3
Great Depression
New Deal
FDR
WPA
hit African Americans harder, many lost jobs as last hired we…
systemically excluded African Americans from the building of…
promoted New Deal
did not allow for African Americans
Great Depression
hit African Americans harder, many lost jobs as last hired we…
New Deal
systemically excluded African Americans from the building of…
25 terms
Cultural Literacy #8
Mother Goose rhymes
Ogden Nash
Native Son
Neither a borrower nor a lender be
The brief, traditional , anonymous verses, or nursery rhymes,…
An American author of the 20th century known for his witty po…
A novel by African American author Richard Wright about a you…
A line from the play Hamlet ... Polonius, a garrulous old man,…
Mother Goose rhymes
The brief, traditional , anonymous verses, or nursery rhymes,…
Ogden Nash
An American author of the 20th century known for his witty po…
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African American Literture
Sterling Brown
Legacy of Slavery
Richard Wright
The Ethics of Living Jim Crow
Teacher, poet, writer, Professor Emeritus of Literature at Ho…
Emancipation Proclamation- greatest failed government program…
his writing is violent and polarizing; blames culture for cre…
written by Richard Wright; ... An autobiographical sketch, vigne…
Sterling Brown
Teacher, poet, writer, Professor Emeritus of Literature at Ho…
Legacy of Slavery
Emancipation Proclamation- greatest failed government program…
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Black History bowl #2
Toni Morrison (1931- )
Nikki Giovanni (1943- )
Wilberforce U. (1846)
Carl B. Stokes
-Novelist... -First African American woman to win the Nobel Priz…
- Born in Tennessee, but grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio... -Author,…
-The country's oldest, private black university
-First African American mayor of a major city (Cleveland, Ohi…
Toni Morrison (1931- )
-Novelist... -First African American woman to win the Nobel Priz…
Nikki Giovanni (1943- )
- Born in Tennessee, but grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio... -Author,…
25 terms
History
Don Cogdon
Silent films
New stars
Famous movies
Editor of the book the thirties
Talking pictures
Clark Gable , Marlene Dietrich, Jane's Cagney (glamour era)
Gone with the wind, flying down to Rio, wizard of oz, snow wh…
Don Cogdon
Editor of the book the thirties
Silent films
Talking pictures
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US history ch 23-4
Gone with the wind
Orson Welles
soap operas
Hindenburg
maybe the most famous film of the era and one of the most pop…
an actor,director, producer, and writer, created one of the m…
named because they were usually sponsored by soap companies
a german zeppelin that crashed, was one of the first worldwid…
Gone with the wind
maybe the most famous film of the era and one of the most pop…
Orson Welles
an actor,director, producer, and writer, created one of the m…
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