Negroes Murder White Official

Source Type: Newspaper
Author: n.a.
Publisher: The Labor World
Place of publication: Duluth, MN
Date of publication: 4/23/1904

BAY MINNETTE, Ala., April 20. – Dock Cole, a merchant and assistant postmaster at Little River, in the northern part of Baldwin county, was murdered today 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.


“Negroes Murder White Official.” The Labor World (Duluth, MN), April 23, 1904.