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[IL] Chicago Race riot summer 1919

There is a series of pictures showing a black man killed in Chicago race riot:

#1 Possibly first one? Leslie Weekley August 16,1919:
http://www.oldmagazinearticles.com/1920s_Race-Riots_Chicago_and_Washington_1919#.UKzrlCKtP1w

#2 http://tinyurl.com/c8z7owo

#3 http://tinyurl.com/bl3jqpk

#4 http://tinyurl.com/abn37of

Who was the victim?

In the Chicago Defender list of black victims -only one B.F. Hardy is listed as died of a fractured skull-all others listed as "shot"

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[IL] Chicago Race riot summer 1919
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18 Dec 2002 :: 14 Nov 2008
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