The Watsons Go To Birmingham 1963
Christopher Paul Curtis
The Coasters - Yakety Yak
What The Story Was About
The watsons live in Flint,Michigan,Wilona Watsons ,the mother, misses the weather and surroundings of her home in Birmingham, Alabama.When many prombles with bryon the family decides to take him to Grandma Sands in Birmingham.
Wilona Sands Watsons, Daniel Watsons, Bryon Watsons, Kenneth Watsons, Joetta Watsons, Grandma Sands, Mr.Robert
Flint, Michigan and Birmingham, Alabama
Memorable story events funny and not so funny (sad).
A Shaved Head
Byron had gotten a conk! A process! A do! A butter! A ton of trouble." "Well what happen was Byron turned his hair orange and got it shaved off.
Ultra-Glide gave them entertainment as they travelled south.
"WARNING ! DANGER! "NO SWIMING! SIX LIFES BEEN LOST HERE! BAD DROP OFF!" Signed Joe Collier
"She did look kind of pretty too, she had on a lacy white hat and little lacy white socks and her shiny, shiny black shoes."
Klan Bombing of Birmingham Church 1963