|Publisher:||The Abilene Weekly Chronicle|
|Place of publication:||Abilene, KS|
|Date of publication:||4/8/1908|
Quick Justice in Alabama
Mobile, Ala., April 6. – Walter Clayton, a negro, who was serving time at the stockade of the Hand Lumber Company for manslaughter, late Saturday afternoon assaulted Mrs. Joseph White, aged 20 years, and was lynched by a mob of seventy-five men outside the limits of Bay Minette Saturday night.
“Lynched By A Mob Of 500; Quick Justice in Alabama.” The Abilene Weekly Chronicle (Abilene, KS), April 8, 1908.