Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Thin Black Line

King Johnson
MSA SC 3520-13760
Lynched in Brooklyn, Maryland, December 25, 1911

Sources:

"Shot After Pool Game."  The Baltimore Sun, 25 December 1911.

"Negro Lynched." The Baltimore Sun, 26 December 1911.

"Deplored At Annapolis." The Baltimore Sun, 26 December 1911.

"Brother Glad of Lynching." The Baltimore Sun, 26 Decembet 1911.

"Law Regards It As Murder." The Baltimore Sun, 26 December 1911.

"Other Negro Held As Witness." The Baltimore Sun, 26 December 1911.

"Mob Act Is Deplored." The Baltimore Sun, 26 December 1911.

"Governor To Wait." The Baltimore Sun, 26 December 1911.

"The County Safeguards." The Baltimore Sun, 26 December 1911.

"Bring Them Here, Says Hook." The Baltimore Sun, 26 December 1911.

"Johnson Lynched." The Evening Capital, 26 December 1911.

"Lynchers' Masks Found." The Baltimore Sun, 27 December 1911.

"The Lesson of the Brooklyn Murders." The Baltimore Sun, 27 December 1911.

"Commissioners to Act." The Evening Capital, 27 December 1911.

"Watchmen for Jail." The Baltimore Sun, 28 December 1911.

"Grand Jury Recalled." The Evening Capital, 28 December 1911.

"Howard Green Named." The Evening Capital, 28 December 1911.

"Jury After Lynchers." The Baltimore Sun, 29 December 1911.

"To Query Pastor on Lynching." The Baltimore Sun, 29 December 1911.

"Maryland Is Not 'Lawless'." The Baltimore Sun, 29 December 1911.

"Paster Tells Of Lynching." The Baltimore Sun, 30 December 1911.

"Brooklyn Shake-Up Rumored." The Baltimore Sun, 31 December 1911.

"Paster Denounces Lynchers." The Baltimore Sun, 1 January 1912.

"Grand Jury Resumes." The Evening Capital, 2 January 1912.

"Aftermath of Lynching Case." The Evening Capital, 2 January 1912.

"Grand Jury Busy." The Evening Capital, 3 January 1912.

"Still After Lynchers." The Evening Capital, 4 January 1912.

"County Commissioners." The Evening Capital, 4 January 1912.

"The Police Quizzed." The Evening Capital, 5 January 1912.

"Probe May End." The Evening Capital, 11 January 1912.

"Present Election Men." The Evening Capital, 12 January 1912.

"Grand Jury Finishes." The Evening Capital, 13 Janaury 1912.
 

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