Melba Patillo-Warriors Don't Cry

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  • Melba's Birthday. Had an infaction in scalp and about to die.

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    Melba at Little Rock Central High School

  • Malba almost got raped by a white person.

  • The Supreme Court ruled in Brown vs. Board of Education

    Seperate the public school for Balck and White.
  • The newspaper said the Little Rock school board had adopted a plan to limit integration to Central High School.

  • The NAACP filed suit in Federal District Court to make the schools integrate immediately.

  • Protisters come to Little Rock Central High School.

  • Malba's first day at Little Rock Center High School.

  • 101st Airborne Soilders sent by the president to implement integration.

  • Little Rock Nine first day at school and iscorted by soilders.