THEY GREW UP a few miles away and a world apart. Bernard Harris, 53, was the undersize center on an overmatched Yeadon High School basketball team. Arnold Coleman, 52, was an all-star point guard for Darby-Colwyn High School's perennial state-championship contenders.
THE SCHOOL THEY named in his honor was abuzz with activity yesterday. Dr. King would have loved it. The City Commissioners had set up a sample voting booth, the Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia was offering free legal advice.
Elmer Smith is a member of the Daily News Editorial Board.