The Grenada Sentinel (MS)
The Grenada Sentinel (MS)
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Description: Charged with Lynching of Two Negroes

Date: January 24 1903

Newspaper published in: Grenada, MS


Page/Column: Page 3, Column 2

Mississippi State News
Sheriff Love and posse brought in and lodged in jail at Kosciusko last week ten white citizens of the northern part of Attala county charged with the lynching of Jim Gaston and Monroe Hallum, two negroes, at the Cross Roads, thirteen miles from Kosciusko, last August. These parties and a number of others were indicted by the grand jury of Attala county at the September term of court. The names of the prisoners are: A. E. Kierk, A. R. Tucker, Bill Goff, Bob Milliner, Jim Green, John Green, Lee Whatley, Jim Whatley, Garrison Carlisle and Oliver Wasson. Noah Lindsey, charged with the same crime, having been previously arrested, makes eleven all told, now incarcerated


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