Jim Seams Convicted & Sentenced to Death

Source Type: Newspaper
Publisher: The Union Springs Herald
Place of publication: Union Springs, AL
Date of publication: Apr 25, 1888 12:00 am
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The negro Jim Seams, who while resisting arrest shot and killed Deputy Sheriff J. M. Autrey at Tuscaloosa in January last, was convicted of murder in the first degree and sentenced to be hung on the first day of June.