The Eyes Of Willie Mcgee

Author: Alex Heard
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061993565
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The mysteries surrounding McGee's case live on in this provocative tale of justice in the Deep South.

Right To Revolt

Author: Patricia Michelle Boyett
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1496804317
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and Payton, April 20, 1935, Marriage Record Colored, vol. 9, 148, Jones County
Clerk's Office, Laurel, Mississippi. Heard, Through the Eyes of Willie McGee, 46,
109, 111–12. 29. Quoting McGee Statement, 319–24. 30. Quoting ibid., 320–24.

African American History Day By Day

Author: Karen Juanita Carrillo
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598843605
Size: 59.45 MB
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May 8 1951 Thirty-five-year-old Willie McGee is electrocuted in Laurel,
Mississippi. McGee was accused of raping a ... The Eyes of Willie McGee: A
Tragedy ofRace, Sex, and Secrets in theJim Crow South. New York: Harper,
2010. The book ...

Drummer Boy Willie Mcgee Civil War Hero And Fraud

Author: Thomas Fox
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786432896
Size: 21.67 MB
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I told some that killing a human being was a less o›ence in their eyes than
stealing a horse, which is a fact. McGee will still be tried by a military court for the
same o›ence; but of course his life is no longer in jeopardy. I have done all that
was in ...

The Mississippi Encyclopedia

Author: Ted Ownby
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1496811593
Size: 68.32 MB
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donated money to the campaign to “Save Willie McGee.” In France, Jean
Cocteau, ... Kieran W. Taylor The Citadel Charles Grutzner, New York Times (20
October 1952); Alex Heard, The Eyes of Willie McGee: A Tragedy of Race, Sex,
and ...

The Mercy Seat

Author: Elizabeth H. Winthrop
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1473672481
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The character of Willie Jones is loosely based on two people: Willie McGee, who
was accused of raping a white ... and the Search for Justice in the American
South by Gilbert King, The Eyes of Willie McGee: A Tragedy of Race, Sex, and ...

The Doper Next Door

Author: Andrew Tilin
Publisher: Counterpoint Press
ISBN: 1582438757
Size: 61.42 MB
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The result is an eye-opening, eyebrow-raising, immensely troubling, and yet
often hilariously funny sports memoir. ... alexHearD,editorial director at Outside
magazine and author of The Eyes of Willie McGee ISBN 978-1-58243-715-6
52500 9 ...

People Wasn T Made To Burn

Author: Joe Allen
Publisher: Haymarket Books
ISBN: 1608461327
Size: 65.10 MB
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—Alex Heard, author of The Eyes of Willie McGee “James Hickman was one of
the hundreds of thousands of black Mississippians to move to Chicago in the
1940s. The nightmarish tragedy that befell the Hickman family there, as well as
the ...

Rogue Lawman 6

Author: Peter Brandvold
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101514620
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The brunette had a split lip and a cut above her right eye, which was swelling up
and turning purple. The rotund madam in a ... Two of the other four fit the
descriptions of “One-EyeWillie McGee and J. T. Hostetler. Willie McGee, who
wore a ...

My Cat Spit Mcgee

Author: Willie Morris
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 1400033071
Size: 65.34 MB
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" My Cat Spit McGee is one of the finest books ever written about a cat, and a moving and entertaining tribute to an enduring friendship. From the Trade Paperback edition.