Saturday, September 20, 2014
September 20, 1916: Henry White
Another short posting. The following article was published in The Allentown Leader (Allentown, Pennsylvania) dated September 21, 1916:
Negro Lynched for Assault.
Durham, Ga., Sept. 21.—Henry White a negro was lynched here for an assault upon a white girl. The negro was taken from officers by the mob and strung up after being identified by his victim. He confessed.