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Who was Emmett Till? Author Devery Anderson provides a case study

Stories From Mississippi – Emmett Till’s background detailed in book by Devery Anderson.

Along the Mississippi River

“When eighteen year-old Mamie Carthan met Louis Till, a young man three months her junior, and nine inches taller, she was impressed by his sophistication and confidence. Born in Missouri and orphaned, Louis had just recently moved to Argo, Illinois, to work for the Corn Products Refining Company. He was also a part-time boxer and a skilled gambler.” Devery Anderson

Click HERE to read  a small excerpt from the first chapter of Anderson’s newest book on the Emmett Till case —