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By Teresa R. Simpson

With its appealing hospitality, mythical delicacies and transcendent song, Memphis is actually a fundamental Southern urban. yet lurking at the back of the barbecue and blue suede footwear is a dismal background checkered with violence and disarray. Revisit the mass homicide of 1866 that took greater than fifty lives, the notorious Alice Mitchell case of the Nineties and a string of unthinkable twentieth-century sins. writer and lifetime Memphian Teresa Simpson explores the various River City's such a lot menacing crimes and infamous characters during this riveting journey again in the course of the centuries.

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