Posts Tagged ‘Hog Stealing’

Lynched for a Case of Mistaken Identity?

February 18, 2009
Slaughtered Hogs

Slaughtered Hogs

On the 14th instant a man named Casteel, living near Des Arc, Arkansas, was taken from his home and hung. He was charged with being unable to distinguish his own hogs from his neighbors.

Galveston Daily News (Galveston, Texas) Nov 2, 1868