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June 12, 1963 | Medgar Evers Assassinated

June 12, 1963 - Medgar Evers, 37-year-old field secretary for the NAACP, was shot and killed early today in Jackson, Miss. Ten days ago, Mr. Evers told a reporter of numerous threats on his life. This report includes a clip from that interview. Click here for complete news report.


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