In honor of Black History Month, trivia questions during the month of February will center around the achievements and accomplishments of African Americans in West Jackson. Without further ado, here’s the question:
This renown civil rights leader had an office in the M.W. Stringer Grand Lodge (Masonic Temple) at 1072 John R. Lynch Street. The Masonic Temple was also the location of his funeral in 1963.
A. Malcolm Little
B. Medgar Wiley Evers
C. Fannie Lou Hamer
D. Huey P. Newton
The answer will be posted on the blog at 7 p.m. tonight. Also, if you haven’t heard, WESTerday Trivia is now sponsored by Koinonia Coffee House. Read this post for details on what/how you can win.
The answer is Medgar Wiley Evers
Hey Theresa! You’re absolutely correct! We had some entries on our Facebook page too, and after a random drawing, Harold Hart was our winner. Look forward to hearing from you on this week’s trivia!