Source Type: Newspaper
Publisher: Fayette County Leader
Place of publication: Fayette Iowa
Date of publication: 1891-06-05

Jeff Thomas, a negro, who assaulted Mrs. J.V. Neal at Townley, Ala.., was captured by a mob and lynched.

S.v Jones, a prominent farmer near Holmer Gap, Ala.., was visited by white caps and beaten half to death with hickory switches.  He had informed against illicit distillers.