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LETTER: All the Racket Over the Ashe Statue 

The very first time I saw the Arthur Ashe statue I was horrified. It looked to me like he was taunting the kids with the upraised books — well out of their reach — and was going to swat them with the racket if they tried to touch them. And I am not horrifying! That's how it looked to me and still does!

Jean B. Adams
Richmond

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