The Baltimore Afro-American, also known as The Afro or Afro News, is a weekly African-American newspaper. The Baltimore Afro-American covered the murder of Emmett Till, the trial, and grand jury hearing extensively. Reporter Jimmy Hicks wrote a series of articles for The Afro-American describing his experience covering the trials and worked with other reporters to track down additional witnesses.
These articles were selected from the Davis Houck Papers.
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