Usual Fate Negro Brute

Source Type: article
Publisher: Hattiesburg Daily News
Place of publication: Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Date of publication: 1907
Transcript:

Columbus, Miss. August 28-A negro by the name of Lipsey was lynched near here tonight, the negro insulted Mrs. Ed Windham at her home near Pickensville, Ala, which is a short distance from here. A mob was formed at this place and after a hot pursuit, captured Lispey, took him into the presence of Mrs. Windham and hanged him to a tree. The contents of many revolvers were emptied into the body, almost riddling it.

Citation:

Usual Fate Negro Brute, 1907 August, Hattiesburg Daily News, pp. 1