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The New Tri-State Defender
203 Beale Street, Suite 200
Memphis, TN  38103
OFFICE: (901) 523-1818
FAX: (901) 578-5037
Bernal E. Smith II - President/Publisher: 
Dr. Karanja A. Ajanaku - Executive Editor:
Subscriptions:  Subscriptions can be mailed to The New Tri-State Defender.  One Year, $30.00; Two-Years, $55.00.  Please allow up to two weeks to start delivery.
Postmaster:  Change of address forms can be mailed to the The New Tri-State Defender.
General Information:  Any and all inquiries may be submitted in writing, by calling (901) 523-1818 or by emailing
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The New Tri-State Defender is published weekly by Best Media Properties, Inc., 203 Beale Street, Suite 200, Memphis, TN  38103.  Second-class postage paid in Memphis, TN.