Exemplification Essay: The Murder Of Emmett Till

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Emmett Till was a 14 year old African American boy who was brutally murdered. Emmett was visiting relatives in Money, Mississippi and went into a store, but no one knows what happened(source 1). As a child, Emmett suffered with polio, which left him with a slight stutter. Do to his stutter he was taught to whistle before he said hard words. In Money, Mississippi his friends may have dared him to ask a store clerk out. As he was leaving the store his friends heard him saying bye baby. Carolyn, the store clerk, said he wolfed whistled at her. Emmett Till was murdered by two restrict white men. When Carolyn told her husband, Roy Bryant, and her husband’s brother, JW Milam, they were furious. That night they kidnapped Emmett from his relative’s
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