Emmett till

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  • ..Emmett was very intelligent and bold.
  • .. Emmett’s mother was devastated about her sons death.
  • … While sleeping in the house of Mose Wright, two white men entered the house, they took Emmett and forced him into the truck and beat him with a pistil then shot him in the head.
  • Emmett till

    1. 1. EMMETT TILLBy: Alisha Paminsan(;Karina Maldonado/;Ana Rosas(:
    2. 2. Emmett Till Emmett Till is a 14 year-old African American from Chicago. He left his home to go visit his relatives in Money, Mississippi. He was born on July 25, 1941 Died August 28, 1955
    3. 3. Emmett’s Funeral His mother insisted on a open casket funeral because she wanted to show the whole world what happened to his son.
    4. 4. How Emmett Died? He was flirting with a white woman, the white woman’s husband and her brother murdered him.
    5. 5. About Emmett Till? Known as a prankster. He was diagnosed with the disease of Polio.
    6. 6. Works Cited Rosenberg, Jennifer. “Emmett Till Murdered” About.com 3/29/2012 “The Death of Emmett Till” History.com 3/29/2012 “Emmett Till Murder” umkc.edu 3/29/2012 Vox, Lisa. “A Biography of Emmett Till” About.com 3/29/2012

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