"NEGRO KILLS WOMAN AND HER THREE CHILDREN"

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Title

"NEGRO KILLS WOMAN AND HER THREE CHILDREN"

Subject

Two hundred armed-men with bloodhounds are searching tonight for the negro who murdered Mrs. Edna Opelousas and her three children at Rayne, La, late this afternoon. His capture and lynching is regarded as a matter of a few hours. The negro assaulted Mrs. Opelousas before he killed her and the children. Mrs. Opelousas is the daughter of a famous Louisiana family for which the town of Opelousas if named.
Two negro women have been arrested as being possible witnesses and it if feared they will be lynched, too.

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Creator

Trenton Sunday Advertiser

Source

James D. Wilson Personal Collection

Publisher

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Date

11-14-1909

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Language

english

Type

newspaper

Identifier

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Coverage

Trenton, New Jersey

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Files

11.14.1909TrentonSundayAdvertiser.jpg

Citation

Trenton Sunday Advertiser, “"NEGRO KILLS WOMAN AND HER THREE CHILDREN",” Who Did It?: Clementine Barnabet and the Louisiana-Texas Ritual Ax Murders, accessed May 26, 2024, https://whodidit.omeka.net/items/show/18.