Thursday, March 10, 1892 (all day)
New York Sun 3-10-1892

Lynchers in Memphis Jail.

They Bound the Turnkey and Then Dragged Out Three Negroes.

These They Shot to Death in Revenge for Wounding Several Deputy Sherrifs in a Raid on a Low-Resort – The Raid Grew Out of a Quarrel Between a Colored and a White Boy – The City Alarmed and Scores of Armed Men on the Streets.


The sun. (New York [N.Y.]), 10 March 1892. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress. <>

New York Sun, 3/10/1892