Lynched For Assault

Source Type: Newspaper
Author: n.a.
Publisher: The Daily News
Place of publication: Mount Carmel, PA
Date of publication: 4/6/1908

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, criminally assaulted Mrs. Joseph White, aged twenty years, and was lynched by a mob of seventy-five men outside the limits of Bay Minette.


“Lynched For Assault.” The Daily News (Mount Carmel, PA), April 6, 1908.