Mays, Maurice Franklin, c.1887-1919
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Printed broadsheet declaring all dogs to be under quarantine for ninety (90) days starting July 26, 1919 by order of the Commissioner of Agriculture. Dogs must be muzzled or tied up for the entire 90 days. Penalty of $50-$250 for failure to comply. Reverse has handwritten list of names. Many of the names involved in the August 30, 1919 break in at Knox County Jail in an attempt to reach Maurice Mays.
Paine, D. “Race and Murder in Knoxville, 1919: The Trials of Maurice Mays” (Photocopy of notes distributed for a talk before the Knoxville Bar Association 14 December 2006).
Research papers on Knoxville and area topics done by the English students of Janie Cassell at Powell High School.