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Monroeville Alabama / Wayne Flynt / Truman Capote / Nelle Harper Lee #1168731

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 19, 2016
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They don't do one thing but sing their hearts out for us. That's why it's a sin to kill a mockingbird. The writer of that classic line and novel Harper Lee died last night at the age of 89. A woman who like her character Boo Radley preferred to stay inside the small world where she was born Monroeville Alabama. Anthony Mason has her story. When President Bush awarded her the Medal of Freedom in 2007 Harper Lee had published only one novel but it was a giant. To Kill a Mockingbird won a Pulitzer ...
Reporter(s):
Steve Hartman;Anthony Mason
Duration:
00:02:10

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