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This day in history — April 2, 1933 — Reuben Micou Lynched in Winston County, Mississippi

Reuben Micou Lynched in Winston County, Mississippi On April 2, 1933, a mob of white men broke into the Winston County, Mississippi jail in Louisville, Mississippi to lynch a 65-year-old black man named Reuben Micou. Mr. Micou had been arrested … Continue reading

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