1929 Anonymous Letter From Lake City, Florida to Governor Carlton Regarding The Romey Case

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1929 Anonymous Letter From Lake City, Florida to Governor Carlton Regarding The Romey Case

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Description

A letter from "one of the sheriff's best friends" in Lake City, Florida to Governor Carlton undated but likely 1929 regarding the deaths of Nola and Hasna Romey. The writer claims Sheiriff Douglass "is no good for a sheriff he is gone now and it is a good time to investigate murder, bootlegging white slavery abd numerous other crimes are going unpunished."

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

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Text/jpg

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Text

Identifier

1929_Letter to Gov re Romeys Lawlessness

Files

https://www.dropbox.com/s/0rnhmun11aavi8l/1929_Letter to Gov re Romeys Lawlessnesswm.pdf

Citation

“1929 Anonymous Letter From Lake City, Florida to Governor Carlton Regarding The Romey Case,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed January 26, 2020, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/40321.