Dog Saves Woman From Negro Fiend

Source Type: Newspaper
Author: n.a.
Publisher: The Bristol Herald Courier
Place of publication: Bristol, TN
Date of publication: 3/23/1907

DOG SAVES WOMAN FROM NEGRO FIEND By Aaaoctatad Praas, ” Florence, Ala, March 22. Mrs. Ben Rice, living on a farm, near here was today saved from a negro clutches by her shepherd dog. The negro farm hand named Cleveland Harding finding Mrs. Rice, alone entered the house and attempted to assault her. The dog answered her scream and at once went after the negro giving the woman a chance to escape, Harding, getting away from the dog, fled and a posse with bloodhounds Is In pursuit. Threats of lynching have been made.


“Dog Saves Woman From Negro Fiend.” The Bristol Herald Courier (Bristol, TN),March 23, 1907.