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Wilkinson County, Mississippi race riot...

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May 18, 1876

THE DAILY JOURNAL, Wilmington, North Carolina, May 18, 1876 

* Wilkinson County, Mississippi 
* Race riot - Negroes - Woodville 

An uncommon title from the South during the post Civil War reconstruction era. Contains news of the day with many interesting advertisements.
The front page has one column headings that include: "Negro Outrages In Mississippi--Robberies, &C." and more. 1st report coverage on the race riot near Woodville, Mississippi

Complete in 4 pages, small clipping cut out on 2nd leaf, otherwise good condition.

Category: Post-Civil War