Phyllis Thompson Hyatt, left, and Elsie White Springs, "City Girls" then and now, sit beside the lunch counter at the Old Town Bistro in Rock Hill on Tuesday. This was the site of lunch counter protests in 1961.
Phyllis Thompson Hyatt, left, and Elsie White Springs, "City Girls" then and now, sit beside the lunch counter at the Old Town Bistro in Rock Hill on Tuesday. This was the site of lunch counter protests in 1961.
Phyllis Thompson Hyatt, left, and Elsie White Springs, "City Girls" then and now, sit beside the lunch counter at the Old Town Bistro in Rock Hill on Tuesday. This was the site of lunch counter protests in 1961.

At Main Street Rock Hill lunch counter, Obama's words hit home

January 21, 2009 01:57 AM