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"On February 1, 1960, four students from the Agricultural & Technical College of North Carolina sat down at the lunch counter inside the Woolworth’s store at 132 South Elm Street in Greensboro, NC. The men, later known as the Greensboro Four, ordered coffee. Following store policy, the lunch counter staff refused to serve the African American men at the "whites only" counter and the store’s manager asked them to leave."

"On February 1, 1960, four students from the Agricultural & Technical College of North Carolina sat down at the lunch counter inside the Woolworth’s store at 132 South Elm Street in Greensboro, NC. The men, later known as the Greensboro Four, ordered coffee. Following store policy, the lunch counter staff refused to serve the African American men at the "whites only" counter and the store’s manager asked them to leave."

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