Escaped Negro Trusty Is Still At Large

Source Type: Newspaper
Author: n.a.
Publisher: The Western Sentinel
Place of publication: Winston-Salem, NC
Date of publication: 4/10/1908

MOBILE, Ala., April 8. – It is admitted today that Walter Clayton, escaped negro trusty locked up for assaulting a white woman and who escaped from the sheriff after a mob threatened him, is still at large and heading for Pensacola. The mob was intoxicated or the negro would not have got away. Governor Comer offers $50 rewards for Clayton.


“Escaped Negro Trusty Is Still At Large.” The Western Sentinel (Winston-Salem, NC), April 10, 1908.