The News of the Day

Source Type: Newspaper
Publisher: The Alexandria Gazette
Place of publication: Alexandria, D.C
Date of publication: 1893

Paul Archer, Will Archer, Polk Hill, Ed Guyton, and Ellen Fant, all negroes, were shot to death on Thursday in their cells in Carrollton, Alabama by a mob of masked men who accused them of burning a gin and cotton house.


Alexandria gazette. (Alexandria, D.C.), 16 Sept. 1893. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress.