The Law, Crime and Punishment
A November, 1909 Florence Times account of the fatal shooting of black Florence barber Arthur Turner by white resident SE Stafford after the apparently intoxicated Turner broke into Stafford's house at 3:30 am. Three hours later Turner died at his sister's house where he was carried after being shot and allegedly told Dr. Hough that the shooting was his fault as his being drunk caused him to enter the house.
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Florence Times, “"Shot to Death",” Shoals Black History, accessed October 20, 2020, https://shoalsblackhistory.omeka.net/items/show/1033.