xii, 252 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.
Centennial series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University ; no. 101.
Formatted Contents Note
"Alert, pushing, and rich": the setting of the Waco horror "Active for good": The beginnings of the NAACP "Yours in a glorious cause": the investigator Prelude to a lynching: "slogan is harmony and efficiency" An "exciting occurrence": the lynching "Enough to make the devil gasp": how could this happen "The news will go far": the immediate aftermath "Who is she; a detective?": the investigation "Inject lynching into the public mind": the follow-up reaction "Sheriff Stegall is prepared to defend the jail": change comes at last to Waco Epilogue: "one of the best vote-getters the county every saw."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-244) and index.
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