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Pittsboro Mississippi Negro lynching...
Item # 570107
August 6, 1935
THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 6, 1935.
* Bodie Bates negro lynching
* Pittsboro MS Mississippi
This 38 page newspaper has one column headlines on the back page (pg. 38):
* MISSISSIPPI NEGRO IS LYNCHED BY MOB
* Body is Found Hanging Under a Bridge After Calhoun County Jail is Forced
Tells of the lynching of Bodie Bates in Pittsboro, Mississippi.
Other news of the day throughout. Light browning, otherwise good.
Category: The 20th Century