Woman whose accusation led to lynching of Emmett Till dies

The woman at the centre of one of the most notorious episodes in US racial history, the lynching of black teenager Emmett Till, has died.

Carolyn Bryant Donham, 88, died in a hospice in Louisiana on Tuesday.

Her accusation that the 14-year-old Mr Till had whistled at her caused his death at the hands of two white men, but also
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