|Publisher:||Rock Island Argus|
|Place of publication:||Rock Island, IL|
|Date of publication:||6/27/1895|
At Point Clear, Baldwin county, Ala, Tom Brown, a negro, was arrested by two men on a charge of burglary. The negro was taken in the direction of the jail, but was found hanging to a tree in a terribly mutilated condition. He revived when cut down, but cannot live.
“Abbreviated Telegrams.” Rock Island Argus (Rock Island, IL), June 27, 1895.