A ceremony will be held on February 22nd from 6 – 10 p.m. honoring Harry T. Moore, the first NAACP member and official to be assassinated for civil rights activism, and his wife Harriette V. Moore. The story is recorded in “The Bomb Heard Around the World,” written by author Gregory Marquette, and supported by Walter Shaw, producer and founder of Top Cat II Production Films, LLC, which is currently developing a documentary about the couple.
Shaw has also commissioned busts of the Harry T. Moore and Harriette V. Moore and U.S. Congressman Charlie Crist, which are being created by sculptor, artist Barry S. Anderson. The busts will be unveiled during the ceremony at the African American Research Library & Cultural Center, on Sistrunk Blvd. in Fort Lauderdale, on February 22nd.
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