Excerpt from Novel "Ride" Describes Young Man Learning to Take Bus

Pittsburgh City Paper | August 7, 2004
He could have been the first black chief justice of the Supreme Court, Superintendent of the Pittsburgh Public School System, The Reverend Doctor Elliott Madison Meade. It was probably with something like this in mind that his mother had named him, and the disappointment of any possible chance of that, the likely reason behind her reportedly vehement rejection of him now.

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