This, is my story about Little Rock High School. How trying to get a better education changed my view on everything
I remember hearing the roar of the crowd walking to Central, I didn't understand why everyone was so upset about me wanting to go to school
That's me in the blue dress right there, walking to my first day at Central
Hi, I'm Carlotta Walls, and today is September 4. 1957. I am about to enter Central High School after a long battle. For what you may be asking, freedom thats what. I chance for a better education a chance for a better life, i'll be back later, but for now, enjoy!
Governor Faubus sent the National Guard to protect the school, but it didn't stop the yelling
TWO, FOUR, SIX, EIGHT, WE AIN'T GONNA INTEGRATE!
You may be wondering, 'its the Little Rock Nine, but there are only eight of them in the other picture, well Elizabeth Eckford's family never got the call saying not to take the bus to school, but to meet everyone, it didn't work out for her...