Rockville MD Sit-In: 1960
A sit in at the Hi Boy restaurant protesting the refusal to serve African Americans inside resulted in 25 arrests and daily picketing for two weeks in July 1960 until the restaurant agreed to desegregate.

For more information on the 1960 sit-in movement in the greater Washington, DC area see the following:

VA Sit-ins: flic.kr/s/aHsjDFaXGH

Glen Echo: flic.kr/s/aHsjDFaXGM

Hiser Theater: flic.kr/s/aHsjEnEeoa

Dion Diamond: flic.kr/s/aHsjDEYDg7

For a short article on sit-in participant Dion Diamond, see washingtonspark.wordpress.com/2013/01/20/crazy-dion-diamo...
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