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Tribute to 4 Little Girls and the 1963 Birmingham 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing

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Today marks the day of the 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing in Birmingham Alabama. The bombing took place on September 15, 1963. The 4 little girls who’s names have become well known from this incident were: Addie Mae Collins, 14; Denise McNair, 11; Carole Robertson, 14; and Cynthia Wesley; 14
ap_birmingham_bombings_girls_nt_130425_blog The 4 girls were posthumously awarded the Congressional Gold Medal by Congress on the 50th Anniversary of the event last year.
Please take a moment to remember this day to reflect on these young ladies who lost their lives, and their family and friends; as it is a moment in History that should never be forgotten.

“I Can’t Think Of Sunday” written by Joe DeFilippo and performed by the R.J. Phillips Band, a group of Baltimore studio musicians. Joe DeFilippo: vocals, acoustic guitar, bass guitar; Sue Tice: fiddle; Bill Phelan: mandolin, pedal steel; Leslie Darr, background vocals; Bill Pratt: drums, organ…

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