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Mexican Consulate in Tifton

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September 27, 2003

Tifton - Dozens of people stood in long lines...waiting for the Consulate to assign them their identification cards. The ID is necessary to open a bank account, and is official documentation.

Mexican Consulate Representative says, "This is very important...Every year in Georgia, in Tifton we see more and more and more people."

The consulate planned to issue about 500 IDs today, but said they will work as long as possible to serve those who have been standing in line all day, and some that have been waiting since last night.

posted at 5:56 PM by karen.collier@walb.com