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E.R. Bills - THE 1910 SLOCUM MASSACRE book signing

Presented by Brazos Bookstore at Brazos Bookstore, Houston TX

Jun 24 2014
E.R. Bills - THE 1910 SLOCUM MASSACRE book signing

Brazos Bookstore presents E.R. BillsThe 1910 Slocum Massacre: An Act of Genocide in East Texas book signing on Tuesday, June 24 at 7pm.

In late July 1910, a shocking number of African Americans in Texas were slaughtered by white mobs in the Slocum area of Anderson County and the Percilla-Augusta region of neighboring Houston County.

The number of dead surpassed the casualties of the Rosewood Massacre in Florida and rivaled those of the Tulsa Riots in Oklahoma, but the incident—one of the largest mass murders of blacks in American history—is now largely forgotten.

As we reflect on the

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7pm

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Brazos Bookstore

2421 Bissonnet, Houston, TX 77005

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