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Nowata High School basketball caoch Ken Zacher is shown with Dale Martin from the 1971-72 season. Martin was voted team captain, a move that stirred controversy in the rural Oklahoma town. (Nowata High School yearbook photo)

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Dale Martin escorted the second-runner up homecoming queen at Nowata High School on Feb. 4, 1972, after two other white girls stepped down over controversy involving his selection. The coronation went off without incident.

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Nowata High School basketball caoch Ken Zacher is shown with Dale Martin from the 1971-72 season. Martin was voted team captain, a move that stirred controversy in the rural Oklahoma town. (Nowata High School yearbook photo)

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Nowata High School basketball team captain Dale Martin, 1972. (Nowata High School yearbook photo)