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Topic - Anna Simkins
Hundreds of D.C. residents, employees and tourists took advantage of August's "soft opening" of the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial, the last of its kind to be built on the National Mall and the only dedicated to someone who was not a former president.
Martin Luther King Jr. into the American spotlight, but in 1958 it was his mild-mannered demeanor that Anna Simkins said she remembers having the most profound affect on her as she drove the civil rights activist to an event at her college in Greensboro, N.C.
"I remember getting a copy of his book and he was kind enough to autograph it for me," she said.