Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birth Home Is Among Relics of Auburn Avenue

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Ghosts of Prosperity

"It was sad to see it go into decline," Alexis Scott, publisher of the Atlanta Daily World, told the AP. "It was even more sad to look across the street and see the old buildings boarded up. I don't want to see the rest of the buildings fall down from disrepair and people's inability to do anything about it.” (Photo: AP Photo/David Goldman)

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