|Publisher:||New York Times|
|Place of publication:||New York City, NY|
|Date of publication:||20 July 1884|
TUSCALOOSA, Ala., July 19. – Henry Burk, (colored,) who attempted to outrage a little white girl, was captured last night in the garret of an old house and placed in jail. A mob at midnight took him from the jail and hanged him to a tree in the street. They then fired five bullets into the body.
Lynched and Shot. (1884, July 20). New York Times.