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Melvin Purvis Biography

Melvin shone as a field agent, and rapidly climbed through the ranks. Purvis stepped down from the FBI in 1935, and returned to practicing law. On February 29, 1960, Purvis committed suicide in Florence, South Carolina. Sr. went to act as a junior associate in the prestigious law firm of Willcox ...

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Myrlie Evers-Williams Biography

Produced in 1933, Myrlie Evers-Williams was the wife of slain civil rights activist Medgar Evers. While struggling to bring his killer to justice, Evers Williams also continued her husband’s work along with her novel, For Us, The Living. She also composed Watch Me Fly: What I Learned on the Way ...

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