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Melba Patillo
By: Donna&Soumya P.
New York, Grade 7



Melba Patillo is a very honorable and brave woman. Melba had such good grades that she was accepted to an all white highschool. Everyday Melba was escorted to school everyday by a military man but she was still abused. Melba is a woman of courage and gives many other people inspiration to do something that was frowned apon.



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