John Foster Death

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John Foster Death - MORDER MADDENS LOUISIANA MOBi LyncliHig is...
MORDER MADDENS LOUISIANA MOBi LyncliHig is Threatened to Avenge Jota Foster's Death. SHOT DOWS BY NEGRO LABORER utfeii Hold Near cenp of KUl \hilc Pubse JIuuls Do^ii the Alleged Assasiiii III. BUT WOME3S AR1 DOOMED C hie igo, ,1 UUP IS --A special to Auierie in fiom Sbreveport, La , says John Fobtei A biothei of the wife of Governor fifeMiHin, of Tennessee, was sbot deid on hia plantation yesterday bv a negro Idborei, woo was urged by several othe s ; ' Prophet' femith, who h is beeT ring up so unit} negroes at this h is been e.tptnied and may be A uumbei of Smith's negro asfiuci ,ne now held n e i r tbe scene of mnidei The uegio Edwaids, the al- liged munletei, is still at Urge. Some want arnuh burned at the stake, aod some ad\ocdte cleining out the whole cLovtd Ibeie has been no lynching vet, but feeling is running high that it may come at any The mob is waiting foe the capture of Foster's muiduer When he IB captured the whole bunch of seventeen will be fitiung up There bad been tiouble among the negroes foi sevei U days Foster went to tbe negro quaiteis to pacify them, when the nng leaflei shot him. When the raibsing oue is caught but the women will be hanged or ed Governor McMilhn and wife are « t E at Memphis en route here is prostrated His «ife

Clipped from Bluefield Daily Telegraph14 Jun 1901, FriPage 1

Bluefield Daily Telegraph (Bluefield, West Virginia)14 Jun 1901, FriPage 1
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