The Moment the Rope Encircles the Neck of a Negro These Loyal Gentlemen Cry Aloud "Ku Klux" Jan. 1869

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The letters to the editor are one way of gauging public opinion. This letter appeared in a Democratic paper in Memphis Tennessee opposing white people cooperating with the police against the Ku Kluxers.

Commercial Appeal
Friday, Jan 29, 1869
Memphis, TN
Vol: 29
Page: 3

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