The Color Line Murders

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January 28, 2019  

Episode 9 Shubuta Hanging Bridge

January 28, 2019

Six documented lynchings were carried out on a bridge in Shubuta, Mississippi. Four in 1918 and two in 1942. Known as the Hanging Bridge, it still stands as a haunting reminder of racial terror

The complete show notes for this episode, along with photos of the Hanging Bridge can be viewed at



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The Bolling Foundation
Penalty for Success by Josphine Bolling McCall
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