|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.