Elizabeth Yates

Age: 95

prolific author of children's books. Her book Amos Fortune, Free Man (1950), the story of an African prince who was sold into slavery in the U.S. and went on to become a successful businessman, won the Newbery Medal.

Died: Concord, N.H., July 29, 2001

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