Rock Hill Mayor Doug Echols, right, embraces U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., at the fifth annual Martin Luther King Jr. Interfaith Prayer Breakfast at First Baptist Church in Rock Hill on Monday. Echols, on behalf of the city, apologized to Lewis for the beating he received in Rock Hill as he approached the white waiting room in the Greyhound bus terminal during the Freedom Rides in 1961.
Rock Hill Mayor Doug Echols, right, embraces U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., at the fifth annual Martin Luther King Jr. Interfaith Prayer Breakfast at First Baptist Church in Rock Hill on Monday. Echols, on behalf of the city, apologized to Lewis for the beating he received in Rock Hill as he approached the white waiting room in the Greyhound bus terminal during the Freedom Rides in 1961.
Rock Hill Mayor Doug Echols, right, embraces U.S. Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., at the fifth annual Martin Luther King Jr. Interfaith Prayer Breakfast at First Baptist Church in Rock Hill on Monday. Echols, on behalf of the city, apologized to Lewis for the beating he received in Rock Hill as he approached the white waiting room in the Greyhound bus terminal during the Freedom Rides in 1961.

'Thank you, my brother'

January 21, 2008 11:56 PM