August 28, 1955 — Emmett Till, a fourteen year old black teen-ager from Chicago, was abducted from his uncle’s home in Money, Mississippi, by white men after he had supposedly whistled at Carolyn Bryant, a white woman; he was found murdered three days later.

  2 comments for “This Day in History

  1. August 29, 2018 at 5:41 AM

    Shameful!

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  2. August 28, 2018 at 12:10 PM

    😦

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