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1978 Aug. 6

Cape Verdean Group. Internal Acting Board of Directors

Communique from Cape Verdean Group regarding transfer of men from Walpole Prison

South Walpole (Mass.) - Regarding transfer of men from MCI-Walpole to other institutions, including members of the CVG, Julio O. Andrade, Butch Amado, and Collins Kydd. "We as inmates at MCI-Norfolk Prison are seeking a means whereby, we can regain a measure of self-respect at the hands of our rulers," call for boycott.

Frank Grace Papers

1978 Aug. 7

Grace, Frank

Letter from Frank 'Parky' Grace to Gloria Xifaras Clark

South Walpole (Mass.) - A fight broke out between two inmates but it was over quickly. In retaliation, several guards viciously beat four inmates to unconciousness while many of the inmates tried to stop them by throwing boiling water on them. The inmates are also tired of the brutality that "goes down in the name of Correction's" carried out by "sick perverts who only want power", and are... more

Frank Grace Papers

1978 Aug. 22

Grace, Frank

Letter from Frank 'Parky' Grace to Gloria Xifaras Clark

South Walpole (Mass.) - Things at Walpole still locked down, probably to allow the guards and their union time to get their story together. "Listening to the reasons for the so-called violence here re4minds me of the riots in the 60s & 70s. The reasons are always the same, outside agitation, permissive society, the heat, a few nuts, etc. etc. The slavemaster always has the answer for the reasons of the revolt... more

Frank Grace Papers

1978 Aug. 6

Grace, Frank

Letter from Frank 'Parky' Grace to Gloria Xifaras Clark

South Walpole (Mass.) - Thinking about his visit with her (Gloria) that day and how pleasantly surprised he was. People should share their honest feelings with each other whether they are good or bad, otherwise they become like the prisoners who lie to their families saying everything is all right. He likes her company more than most, and she is one of the few people he let get close to him. He wants to see more... more

Frank Grace Papers

1978 Aug. 21

Andrade, Julio

Letter from Julio Andrade to unidentified recipient

South Walpole (Mass.) - Writing as one of the Dirty Dozen inmates in Norfolk "kidnapped" to Walpole: all are still on hunger strike protesting conditions while the doctors refuse treatment. None have done anything violent, only staging a peaceful strike at Norfolk for better conditions. Looking for lawyers, outside support, support from prisoners at Walpole; assault by prison guards in full ri... more

Frank Grace Papers