|Publisher:||The Progressive Age|
|Place of publication:||Scottsboro, Alabama|
|Date of publication:||1912|
Negro’s Brother Had Shot and Killed Vernon Tutt.
Demopolis.- Sam Verge, a negro, paid his life as a penalty for the murder, by his brother, Richard Verge, of Vernon Tutt, a prominent planter of Marengo County, near Hall’s Creek. A crowd of Tutt’s neighbors took Sam Verge from the posse which had arrested him. Soon after the body of the negro was found with bullets.