This all-black Masonic Lodge in Forest, MS, was accused by the Sovereignty Commission of being a hub of NAACP activity. Historically, the Freemasons at large did not recognize black Masonic Lodges.
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Negro Masonic Lodge
Concord Baptist Church
The Concord Baptist Church in Forest, MS was reported by the Sovereignty Commission as being a hub of NAACP activity in the area. In 1963 the church was divided between those who followed Reverend J.F. Moore and those who followed Reverend John Davis. The latter and his followers were accused of being affiliated with the NAACP.