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1st Collin County, Texas legal hanging...



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June 07, 1872

THE NEW YORK HERALD, June 7, 1872

* Stephen Ballew hanging
* Collin County, Texas
* 1st legal execution


The top of page 5 has one column headings: "The Gallows In Texas" "Hanging of the Notorious Steph. Ballew...." (see) Stephen Ballew was the first person legally hanged in Collin County.
Complete with 12 pages, minor margin wear, ice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War