Wednesday, June 11, 2014
June 11, 1906: Wood Ambrose
From the Daily Free Press (Carbondale, Illinois), dated June 12, 1906
A Mississippi Lynching.
Hattiesburg, Miss. June 12. - Wood Ambrose, a young negro, was lynched at Prentiss, 45 miles east of here on Monday, Ambrose had been arrested and accused of shooting a white man. A mob broke into jail and shot the negro to death.