Emmett Till’s killers J.W. Milam (left) and Roy Bryant sit with their wives, Juanita Milam (second from left) and Carolyn Bryant, in September 1955. The two men attacked the teen after Carolyn Bryant claimed he made an aggressive pass at her.

Emmett Till’s killers J.W. Milam (left) and Roy Bryant sit with their wives, Juanita Milam (second from left) and Carolyn  Bryant, in September 1955. The two men attacked the teen after Carolyn Bryant claimed he made an aggressive pass at her.