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Baltimore civil rights leaders watch TV coverage in 1968.
Baltimore civil rights leaders watch TV coverage in 1968. (Lloyd Pearson / Baltimore Sun)

Readers: Think you know your Baltimore? Try answering our weekly trivia question. Some weeks will be ridiculously easy, some weeks a bit more challenging.

Here’s last week’s trivia:

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QUESTION: What civil rights activist once described “Young Tommy” D’Alesandro III, who died on Sunday, as “the greatest mayor in Baltimore’s modern history"?

ANSWER: The Rev. Marion C. Bascom, a Baltimore civil rights leader, when speaking of D’Alesandro’s handling of the 1968 riots.

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