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New Ulm Weekly Review (MN)
New Ulm Weekly Review (MN)
Contributed by klstacy_home

Description: The Wicked World - Robert Carter Hanged for Murder of Wife

Date: January 27 1892

Newspaper published in: New Ulm, MN


Page/Column: Page 2, Column 2

Robert Carter, a negro, was hanged in the jail at Camden, Wilcox County, Ala., for the murder of his wife last June. Carter confessed his crime on the gallows. The murder was a most brutal one. Carter followed his wife in to the woods forma field where both were working, beat her to death, crushing almost every bone in her body.

Submitted: 09/13/18

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