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Oll- ot se- lie went Sewell sum- he was 10 Counly will be m.. In It was of bo by W. R the o and La continent an nuartei nearer New hrousec Ihe Tim thai Thcro'was tho wel 3 Arrested for Lynching Young Negro Jan. 26.--Three men on murder warrants Hazard, Ky., were arrested and another held for questioning here today ns Perry county officials Invca- .igated the lynching of Rex Scott, a S'egro. The charges followed an all night questioning of the four men nnd others wl.icli began shortly after tlie 20-year- old Negro slayer hnd been (aken from [all hero by a maaked mob. Approximately 100 alipis wero fired as the mob of 150 to 2oO men hurried n graveyard In nearby Knott county, where Scott was banged to a jcecli tree and more than u. score of shots fired into* his body, The men arrested on murder warrants warrants were Petie Carroll, 38; Lee Gibson, Gibson, 37, and Andy Workman, 30, and the nian held on orders of County Judge A. M, Gross was James Coljlns, 32. All came from the Harlowe- Coal company camp at Scuddy, near here. Alex-Johnson, whom Scott, an ex-convict, ex-convict, was alleged to have beaten, was employed tbere. Johnson died -last night shortly after the lynching,. All four .men denied they participated In tbo' lynching. Third class. representative, cities and The concerns food, "1. with cover havo · ""' the and pessimism "A turns reported opinion, of

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  1. Greeley Daily Tribune,
  2. 25 Jan 1934, Thu,
  3. Page 1

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