TRUTH BE TOLD
A grief-stricken Mamie Bradley at the 1955 funeral of her 14-yearold son, Emmett Till, brutally murdered after being falsely accused of whistling at a white woman. His death became a potent symbol of the civil rights movement. Below: The killers, Roy Bryant, left, and J.W. Milam, along with their wives, celebrate after their acquittal. The all-white male jury came to its decision in just over an hour.