Bayard [bey-erd] /ˈbeɪ ərd/ (Show IPA), 1910–1987, U.S. civil rights leader.
Contemporary Examples

Rustin addressed a midtown Manhattan rally the day after the resolution passed, attended by more than 125,000 people.
Remaking Martin Luther King As Anti-Zionist Gil Troy January 17, 2013

Rustin himself understood the true breadth of the civil-rights movement.
Why Black Preachers Pretend a Key Civil-Rights Leader Didn’t Exist Mansfield Frazier, Larry Durstin May 15, 2012

Historical Examples

I rub it on boots, I keep my guns and ax from Rustin’ by smearin’ it on.
With Trapper Jim in the North Woods Lawrence J. Leslie

Verrall was the real principal—Rustin, in fact; I, the ostensible one.
The Shadow of Ashlydyat Mrs. Henry Wood

The machinery—what little there was of it—was lyin’ there, Rustin’.
The Boy With the U.S. Miners Francis Rolt-Wheeler

To hear that this Rustin was Verrall himself, opened out a whole field of suggestive speculation to George.
The Shadow of Ashlydyat Mrs. Henry Wood


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