Melba Pattillo Beals
Melba Joy Pattillo Beals is a journalist and member of the Little Rock Nine, a group of African-American students who were the first to integrate Central High in Little Rock, Arkansas. Wikipedia*
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Melba Pattillo Beals has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1994 Booknotes as a Student for the Little Rock (AR) Central High School. Most common tags: Minorities, African Americans.