Fred Alexander’s Fate (1901)

Alexander W. Curtis Jr. (Chicago); Indianapolis Freeman, March 9, 1901 In that dreadful, cursed Sunflower State, A Negro met an undeserving fate, By the hands of a cowardly, cut-throat band, Who desires to exterminate the Negroes in this land. Doubtless the Warden, sheriff, and some other few, Had concocted a plan, and they all knew. […]