|Publisher:||The Semiweekly Billings Gazette|
|Place of publication:||Billings, MT|
|Date of publication:||4/22/1904|
Bay Minette, Ala., April 21. – Dock Cole, a merchant and assistant postmaster at Little River, was murdered Wednesday by negroes. A posse captured two negroes, Robert Tate and Rube Sims, Tate confessing. A lynching is feared. Sheriff Armstrong has gone to the scene of the crime.
“Lynching Is Feared.” The Semiweekly Billings Gazette (Billings, MT), April 22, 1904.