Negro Convict Located Assaulted White Woman and Escaped From Lynchers

Source Type: Newspaper
Author: n.a.
Publisher: Chattanooga Daily Times
Place of publication: Chattanooga, TN
Date of publication: 4/10/1908

MOBILE, Ala., April 9. – A long distance telephone message to the Register from Bay Minette tonight says that Walter Clayton, the negro convict, who, it is alleged, criminally assaulted Mrs. J. P. White, a white woman last Saturday, and who escaped from the mob of lynchers on Sunday morning, has been located in this city. He will be taken to Bay Minette tomorrow.


“Negro Convict Located; Assaulted White Woman and Escaped From Lynchers.” Chattanooga Daily Times (Chattanooga, TN), April 10, 1908.