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Society Woman Saves Black Man From Lynch Mob

May 31, 2009 |  2:00 am


May 31, 1909, Woman Saves Negro From Mob

May 31, 1909: Margaret Sylvester, an Augusta socialite, saves African American Joe Bryant from a mob. She had him come into her house and said she would shoot anyone who followed him.
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