On April 24, 1964, President Lyndon Johnson paid a surprise visit to Tom Fletcher's house in Inez and listened as Fletcher talked of his struggles to support his family. Photo by Walter Bennett | Bettmann/CORBIS
On April 24, 1964, President Lyndon Johnson paid a surprise visit to Tom Fletcher's house in Inez and listened as Fletcher talked of his struggles to support his family. Photo by Walter Bennett | Bettmann/CORBIS © Bettmann/CORBIS
On April 24, 1964, President Lyndon Johnson paid a surprise visit to Tom Fletcher's house in Inez and listened as Fletcher talked of his struggles to support his family. Photo by Walter Bennett | Bettmann/CORBIS © Bettmann/CORBIS

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