Table of contents for The first Waco Horror : the lynching of Jesse Washington and the rise of the NAACP / Patricia Bernstein.

Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog.

Note: Contents data are machine generated based on pre-publication provided by the publisher. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding.


Counter
Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Chapters
 1. "Alert, Pushing and Rich": The Setting of the Waco Horror
 2. "Active for Good": The Beginnings of the NAACP
 3. "Yours in a Glorious Cause": The Investigator
 4. Prelude to a Lynching: "Slogan Is Harmony and Efficiency"
 5. "An Exciting Occurrence": The Lynching
 6. "Enough to Make the Devil Gasp": How Could This Happen?
 7. "The News Will Go Far": The Immediate Aftermath
 8. "Who is She; a Detective?": The Investigation
 9. "Inject Lynching into the Public Mind": The Follow-up Reaction
 10. "Sheriff Stegall Is Prepared to Defend the Jail": Change Comes at Last to Waco
Epilogue: "One of the Best Vote-Getters the County Ever Saw"
Notes
Bibliography
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Washington, Jesse.
Lynching -- Texas -- Waco -- History -- 20th century.
Murder -- Texas -- Waco -- History -- 20th century.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Race relations.