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Photo of Seattle King County NAACP Vice President Claude Burfect holding up a badge with a photograph of Emmett Till on it.

Seattle King County NAACP Vice President Claude Burfect holds up a badge with a photograph of Emmett Till on it and tells the people attending Seattle King County NAACP’s first annual “We Will Never Forget, a Remembrance and Call to Action” on May 22 at Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Park that when Till was murdered when he was only 13 years old in 1955, that Mr. Burfect was 12 years old at the time and that it had left a lasting impression. (Photo: Susan Fried)

SKC NAACP’s “We Will Never Forget, a Remembrance and Call to Action,”