On Aug. 30, 1956, only white students entered Mansfield High School with an effigy hanging over the door.
On Aug. 30, 1956, only white students entered Mansfield High School with an effigy hanging over the door. Fort Worth Star-Telegram UTA Special Collection
On Aug. 30, 1956, only white students entered Mansfield High School with an effigy hanging over the door. Fort Worth Star-Telegram UTA Special Collection

60 years ago, 3 black teens tried to enroll in Mansfield High — ‘never’ was the reply

March 31, 2016 09:55 AM