Sam Verge IS KILLED BY MOB

Source Type: article
Publisher: The Progressive Age
Place of publication: Scottsboro, Alabama
Date of publication: 1912
Transcript:

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.