|Place of publication:||Memphis, TN|
|Date of publication:||5/13/1885|
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AN ALABAMA ALARM Over the Killing of One Negro end tbe Fears of An Uprising Selma Ala May 12— The excitement still prevails in the viciaity of Dixie Station over the killing of Scipio Atchison (c.), whose body was yesterday found in the woods riddled with buckshot, and whose death is supposed to have been caused by white men against whom he had made threats for pursuing his son. It is found that two more negroes, Steve Sullivan and Tom Ward, are missing.
“An Alabama Alarm.” Memphis Avalanche (Memphis, TN), May 13, 1885.