A May 24, 1935 *Florence Herald* article reporting on the slaying of 60 year-old black resident Minnis [sic] Walston by 17 year-old black resident Dave Vaughn by stabbing at Handy Hill in West Florence. According to Vaughn "he and the elderly negro became involved in an argument and that he stabbed him after the negro man cursed him."
*Florence Herald,* Friday, May 24, 1935, p. 4.
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*Florence Herald*, “Florence Negro Killed in Fight Saturday Nite [sic],” Shoals Black History, accessed January 16, 2021, https://shoalsblackhistory.omeka.net/items/show/855.