Netta Whitson

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Netta Whitson - Lynching Probable Nashville Tenn June 3 George...
Lynching Probable Nashville Tenn June 3 George Scott a young colored man is in jail at Springfield Tenn charged with attempting criminal assault on Mrs William Scoggins wife of a well-to-do farmer living jnst across the line in Logan county Kentucky Mrs Scoggins successfully successfully resisted the negros assault and her husband chased him some distance getting close enough to pepper him with bird shot from head to feet He will be lynched it is thought when taken back to Adairville

Clipped from The Daily Kentuckian04 Jun 1898, SatPage 1

The Daily Kentuckian (Hopkinsville, Kentucky)04 Jun 1898, SatPage 1
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