MSUM professor in Memphis on day King was assassinated; Daughter of Deep South came of age during turbulent era for US
MOORHEAD - Camilla Wilson remembers the day Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated.
She happened to be in Memphis, Tenn., on April 4, 1968, picking up photography supplies for a newsletter she was working on for a literacy program.
That evening, King was felled by an assassin's bullet on the balcony of his hotel, dying at a hospital later that night.
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