Melba remembers Thomas, a member of the Little Rock Nine, as “quiet” and “soft-spoken.” He was an athlete and a top student in his class. She recalls that he had a “subtle” sense of humor that made people “giggle aloud” when they were “not supposed to.” Along with Carlotta Walls, Thomas is one of few members of the Little Rock Nine who graduated from Central High.
Jefferson Thomas Character Timeline in Warriors Don’t Cry
The timeline below shows where the character Jefferson Thomas appears in Warriors Don’t Cry. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
The other students include Ernest Green, the eldest, Terrence Roberts, Jefferson Thomas , Elizabeth Eckford, Thelma Mothershed, Melba’s “special friend” Minnijean Brown, Carlotta Walls, and Gloria Ray.... (full context)
...getting Central to integrate once again. Only two black students are permitted entry—Carlotta Walls and Jefferson Thomas , who graduate from the school. In 1962, Melba attends San Francisco State University where... (full context)