Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Thin Black Line

Edd Watson (d. 1906)
MSA SC 3520-13954
Lynched on June 14, 1906 in Pocomoke, Maryland


"Negro Had Close Call."  The Sun, 13 June 1906.

Article on Samuel S. Barnes. Worcester Democrat, 13 June 1906.

"Negro Tried to Kill Him." Democratic Messenger, 16 June 1906.

"S.S. Barnes Assaulted."  Democratic Messenger, 16 June 1906.

"Negro Nearly Lynched."  Democratic Messenger, 16 June 1906.

"Victims of Negro Brute."  Worcester Democrat, 16 June 1906.

"Criminal Assault."  Ledger-Enterprise, 16 June 1906.

"Watson Taken to Salisbury."  The Sun, 20 June 1906.

Return to Introductory Page

This web site is presented for reference purposes under the doctrine of fair use. When this material is used, in whole or in part, proper citation and credit must be attributed to the Maryland State Archives. PLEASE NOTE: The site may contain material from other sources which may be under copyright. Rights assessment, and full originating source citation, is the responsibility of the user.

Tell Us What You Think About the Maryland State Archives Website!

[ Archives' Home Page  ||  Maryland Manual On-Line  ||  Reference & Research
||  Search the Archives   ||  Education & Outreach  ||  Archives of Maryland Online ]

Governor     General Assembly    Judiciary     Maryland.Gov

© Copyright Wednesday, 19-Aug-2015 11:29:59 EDT Maryland State Archives