During the MLK50 commemoration in Memphis, Tennessee, on Wednesday, April 4, 2018, widows humanize the late sanitation workers — Echol Cole and Robert Walker — who lost their lives on Feb. 1, 1968, while escaping a torrential storm. Dr. King was in Memphis on April 4, 1968, their behalf.

 

 

 

Widows recount tragic deaths of sanitation workers during MLK50 Memphis

During the MLK50 commemoration in Memphis, Tennessee, on Wednesday, April 4, 2018, widows humanize the late sanitation workers — Echol Cole and Robert Walker — who lost their lives on Feb. 1, 1968, while escaping a torrential storm. Dr. King was in Memphis on April 4, 1968, their behalf.  

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