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Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland

J. R. S. Pitts

Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland

by J. R. S. Pitts

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Published by Univ Pr of Mississippi (Trd) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime & criminology,
  • USA,
  • Infamous Crimes And Criminals,
  • U.S. Local History - Gulf Coast States,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages263
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8114685M
    ISBN 100878056114
    ISBN 109780878056118

    Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw, James Copeland, Executed at Augusta, Perry County, Mississippi (c), by J. R. S. Pitts (page images at HathiTrust) Filed under: Copeland, James, Life and Bloody Career of the Executed Criminal, James Copeland, the Great Southern Land Pirate (second edition; Jackson, MS: Pilot Pub. Co., PITTS, J.R.S. Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland, Executed at Augusta, Perry County, Mississippi. Leader of the Notorious Copeland and Wages Clan which Terrorized the Entire Southern States. Hattiesburg, Good.

      Copeland‘s criminal career is the subject of a wonderfully old-timey reader by the Perry County sheriff who noosed him. (As it says right there on the title plate. Sheriff J.R.S. Pitts does not shrink from injecting his own story into the narrative, and to get to the action the reader must first wade through tedious digressions into the hangman’s biography, his civic-minded rationales for. Life and confession of the noted outlaw, James Copeland: executed at Augusta, Perry county, Mississippi. Leader of the notorious Copeland and Wages clan ; mystic alphabet of the clan for their secret correspondence, with an appendix of profound research.

    Speaking a daily confession over your life will have powerful results! Here, you can find the personal daily confession of Pastors George and Terri Pearsons. The Personal Daily Confession of PASTORS GEORGE AND TERRI PEARSONS (ABRIDGED VERSION) There is power in speaking the Word of God aloud over your life on a daily basis. I am searching for information on GEORGE F____LOTT,(son of Absalom Lott and Sarah Watts b).George was born 16 Jan and was killed by Broome on 6 Jan. , in Covington Co. MS. Searching for "why" and possibly burial location.


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Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland by J. R. S. Pitts Download PDF EPUB FB2

Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland [Pitts, J. S., Guice, John D. W.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland/5(9). Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland: Executed at Augusta, Perry County, Mississippi: Leader of the Notorious Copeland and Wages Clan which Terrorized the Entire Southern States, as Related by Himself in Prison After He was Condemned to Death, Giving a List of All Members of the Clan: Mystic Alphabet of the Clan for Their Secret Correspondence, with an Appendix of.

Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland: Pitts, J. S., Guice, John D. W.: Books - (8). Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw, James Copeland: Executed at Augusta, Perry County, Mississippi.

Leader of the Notorious Copeland and Wages Clan ; Mystic Alphabet of the Clan for Their Secret Correspondence, with an Appendix of Profound Research. Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland: Pitts, J. S.: : LibrosReviews: 8. The book is basically in two parts, one the confession of James Copeland as recorded by the sheriff of Perry county, J.R.S.

Pitts, and the other part by Dr. Guice who describes the towns, crimes, and other information relating to the confession/5. The Book of Longings. Sue Monk Kidd.

€ €. The edition of the Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland blemished many respectable names when Copeland listed, supposedly without exception, the secret members of the clan.

No copies are known to exist of that first edition, and the second editions printed in did the same disappearing act. James Copeland hanging by J. Pitts (Wikipedia) A few weeks later Jim Copeland was captured in George county, Miss. The posse making the capture was led by the sheriff who rode a large white horse.

Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland. The Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland provides a rare window through which one can observe the economic and social lives of the plain folk of the Old Southwest, with frequent references to timber-related industries, religion, narcotics, and, above all, frontier violence.

Get this from a library. Life and confession of the noted outlaw, James Copeland. [J R S Pitts] -- Confessions of a Southern Mississippi outlaw of the 's and 's. After I saw your post on the Copeland gang I emailed Mardi Byrd Kelly who has the book James Copeland,"Life and Confessions of a Noted Outlaw James Copeland" By Dr.

Pitts Here it is: Email from Mardi Byrd Kelly These are the exact listings in Dr. Pitts' book: From "Life and Confessions of a Noted Outlaw James Copeland".

Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland was written by Sheriff J.R.S. Pitts, the man who ultimately arrested the pirate. In the book, the sheriff claimes he received Copeland’s life story during his final days behind bars while he awaited his execution.

Pitts wrote it. The name "Copeland" became a fearsome household word. To this day, many are amazed that the life of one so young could have been so overfilled with felony.

Pitts's startling narrative of Copeland's notorious life and heyday in crime was first published in and reprinted in,and The account has never failed to. John Guice, author of Life and Confessions of James Copeland, the Great Southern Land Pirate, remembers as recent as 12 to 15 years ago that people were still looking for the gold.

The Paperback of the Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland by J. Pitts at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpBrand: University Press of Mississippi.

Genre/Form: Biographies History Local history Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pitts, J.R.S. (James Robert Soda), Life and confession of the noted outlaw, James Copeland.

James Copeland's Youth James Copeland was born near the Pascagoula River, in Jackson County, Mississippi, on the 18th day of January, He was the son of Isham Copeland and his wife, Rebecca Wells Copeland. His father insisted that he go to school and study and try to obtain a good education.

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The Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland by J. Pitts A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The University Press of Mississippi (UPM) publishes books that interpret the South and its culture to the nation and the world, scholarly books of the highest distinction, and books vital to readers in African American studies, Caribbean studies, comics studies, film and media studies, folklore, history, literary studies, music, and popular culture.

In the s, Augusta was the site for the trial and hanging of the outlaw James Copeland. In the s, Davis Hawthorne was hanged in Augusta for the murder of his wife.

When the Mobile, Jackson, and Kansas City Railroad was constructed 2 miles ( km) south of Augusta, the town was moved to the railroad and developed as New Augusta.I got a list of the people mentioned in the book as being part of the gang. There is a mention of a Could this be the person you are looking forEmail from Mardi Byrd Kelly These are the exact listings in Dr.

Pitts' book: From "Life and Confessions of a Noted Outlaw James Copeland" By Dr. J. R. S. Pitts Page But Copeland actually was hanged on a gallows erected a quarter-mile from the town on the banks of the Leaf River, according to the book “Life and Confession of the Noted Outlaw James Copeland” by .