The day after Martin Luther King, Jr. was slain in Memphis, the University of Kentucky Black Student Union held a memorial in front of the Administration building on campus.
The day after Martin Luther King, Jr. was slain in Memphis, the University of Kentucky Black Student Union held a memorial in front of the Administration building on campus. Dick Ware The Kentuckian
The day after Martin Luther King, Jr. was slain in Memphis, the University of Kentucky Black Student Union held a memorial in front of the Administration building on campus. Dick Ware The Kentuckian

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.