Murder For Money and Hides: The Death of Abraham Levine

The Sunday of December 5th, 1926 looked to be promising for Abraham Levine.  He had been told that a Mexican living  out from Lula had hides for sale. All he … Continue reading Murder For Money and Hides: The Death of Abraham Levine

The Hustlerettes and the Lula Hotel

Straub, Virginia Merrifield. Phillips County Historical Quarterly. Volume 19, Number 3 & 4. June and September 1981. Published by The Phillips County Historical Society. Helena, Arkansas. This story is taken directly … Continue reading The Hustlerettes and the Lula Hotel

Forgotten Heroes at Rich: Richard Harris, Henry Lucas and John Magsby

Richard Harris joined Company I of the 3rd Regiment U.S. Colored Cavalry on January 6, 1865 at Vicksburg.  He was enrolled the following day for 3 years or the war. … Continue reading Forgotten Heroes at Rich: Richard Harris, Henry Lucas and John Magsby