28 Lynching vs Hanging

28 Lynching vs Hanging
Crime Behind the Pine Curtain

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A volunteer tour guide stands before the reconstructed gallows inside the Gonzales Jail Museum. The death penalty was administered by hanging until 1923, but in Texas that’s a small percentage of the people who actually died at the end of a rope.