Jeff Thomas

Source Type: article
Publisher: Springfield Leader and press
Place of publication: Springfield MO
Date of publication: 1891-05-30
Transcript:

A Negro Lynched

By Telegraph to the Democrat

 

Birmingham Ala..May 29- Jeff Thomas.

A Negro who assaulted Mrs J.V Neal ay Townley, a week ago, was captured last night, and his supposed to have been lynched.  A posse captured him but when the sheriff came he discovered that the negro was missing.  All his captors would say was that Thomas had escaped to hell.