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A Vigilante mob does its work... News from the Wild West...
Item # 638725
December 30, 1883
ST. LOUIS GLOBE-DEMOCRAT, Dec. 30, 1883 The top of a ftpg. column has heads: "DEMONICAL" "A Murderous Mob of Mississippians Satisfy Their Thirst for Blood" "By Lynching Swayze, Foote, Gibbs and Parker at Yazoo City" "The First Victim Hanged to a High Fence Surrounding the Jail Yard" "Foote Riddled with Bullets While Battling with the Avengers" "Gibbs Shot Through the Heart & Parker Suspended from a Balcony"The Vigilantes Perform their Work & Then Disperse to Their Homes, No Attempt at Disguise Being Made" with the text taking 3 columns, and carrying over to page 2.
Sixteen pages, very nice condition.
Category: The Old West