|Publisher:||The Starkville News|
|Place of publication:||Starkville Mississippi|
|Date of publication:||1916-07-07|
A report that the negro Sam Meeks who murdered bailiff Ed Upton last Saturday night was lynched over in Alabama is erroneous. Up to this morning no trace has been found of him and it is probable that he made good his escape.
1916-07-07, The Starkville News, Assassin Makes Good His Escape, VOL. XV., NO. 10, pp.1