Finds ‘Husband’ Is Woman
November 15, 2009 | 2:00 am
Dr. Alice Bush of Oakland sues for divorce, charging that her husband, R.K. Morgan, failed to disclose something rather important.
|Nov. 15, 1909: The lynchings in Cairo, Ill., are endorsed from the pulpit and in the press. Saying that lawlessness was common in the area where a woman was killed, the Rev. George M. Babcock of Church of the Redeemer, Episcopalian, says: “This defiance of law and order made the lynchings necessary to secure justice.” F.A. Thielecke, editor of the Cairo Bulletin, says: “Cairo’s disgrace is not the mob, but the conditions that made the mob necessary.” |