George Brunt killed his colored hostler.

[Newspaper]

Publication: The News

Frederick, MD, United States
vol. 22, no. 9, p. 1, col. 7


Killed His Colored Hostler.

 

East Liverpool, O., Oct. 25. George P. Brunt, president of the Brunt Porcelain company, last night shot and killed his colored hostler, Dudley E. Lee, the son of a colored minister of Pittsburg. Brunt discharged Lee Saturday, but the latter returned last night and an altercation ensued. Lee followed Brunt to the latter's home, where Brunt shot him. Brunt surrendered and was released on $10,000 bond.

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Keywords:G. F. Brunt Porcelain Company
Researcher notes:The correct name is George F. Brunt.
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Elton Gish
Date completed:January 16, 2007 by: Elton Gish;