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Kirbyville, Texas negro lynching...

Item # 572702

June 22, 1934

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, June 22, 1934 

* Son Griggs negro lynching 
* Kirbyville, Texas

This 42 page newspaper has small one column headlines on the back page (pg. 42) "HANG, SHOOT, DRAG NEGRO" "Texas Mob Lynches Prisoner Arrested With White Woman"

Tells of the lynching of Negro Son Griggs in Kirbyville, Texas.

Other news of the day throughout. Light browning with little margin staining, otherwise good.

Category: The 20th Century