Love all these old and often ‘colourised’ photos:
Excellent - loved them, will be checking out more. I’m sure I saw LITSL in one of them…
And that’s where it goes wrong…
Agree with you there ‘niki … it is an interesting (bizarre) photo tho’, if only that it highlights what total cretins some people can be
I found this informative article which recounts the full events around this grotesque incident and another, involving the electrocution of Topsy, as punishment for daring to become uncooperative with her slavemasters.
A very sad but age old story of human cruelty, mob rule and the morbid ‘sheep mentality’ that goes with it.
Very disturbing but not at all surprising.
Hey give a heads up that it will take me to the Daily Fail. I try and avoid their site at all costs.
some interesting slideshows on youtube, just need to sift through the inevitible ‘these pictures will drop your jaw’ bullshit.