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Abbeville, Alabama negro lynching...

Item # 570852

August 16, 1926

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, August 16, 1926 

* Raymond Bird negro lynching 
* Wytheville, Virginia

This 32 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 2: "NEGRO CAPTIVE SLAIN IN CELL BY MOB" "Masked Virginians Storm Jail and Hang the Body to a Tree"

Tells of the lynching of negro Raymond Bird in Wytheville, Virginia

Other news of the day. Usual browning with some foxing at the central fold and spine. Also little spine wear, otherwise good.

Category: The 20th Century