Negroes Murder An Assistant Postmaster

Source Type: Newspaper
Author: n.a.
Publisher: The Weekly Sentinel
Place of publication: Knoxville, TN
Date of publication: 4/23/1904

Mobile, Ala., April 20. – A special from Bay Minette , Baldwin county, Ala., to the Item, says that Dock Cole, a prominent merchant and assistant postmaster at Little River, in the northern part of Baldwin county, was foully murdered last night by negroes. Robbery was the motive. A posse organized today arrested two negroes, Robert Tate and Rube Sims.


“Negroes Murder An Assistant Postmaster.” The Weekly Sentinel (Knoxville, TN), April 23, 1904.