"The X shows log behind which Col. Taylor took refuge, in the bayou, when the night riders fired two or three hundred shots at him." Photo from the Memphis Commercial Appeal, October 25, 1908, p. 1.

From Lethal punishment: lynchings and legal executions in the South by Margaret Vandiver

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  • Figure 99. "The X shows log behind which Col. Taylor took refuge, in the bayou, when the night riders fired two or three hundred shots at him." Photo from the Memphis Commercial Appeal, October 25, 1908, p. 1.