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September 09, 1940

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, September 9, 1940 

* Austin Callaway, LaGrange, Georgia lynching 
* The Blitz (1st Phase) (early report) 
* Germany bombs London England

This 34 page newspaper has small one column headlines on page 17: "NEGRO LYNCHED IN GEORGIA" "Taken From Cell and Shot After Alleged Attack on Woman"

Tells of the lynching of negro Austin Callaway in LaGrange, Louisiana.

Other news of the day throughout including great front page coverage of the Blitz bombing on London England by Germany

Rag edition in great condition.

Category: The 20th Century