Bethea's last meal consisted of fried chicken, pork chops, mashed potatoes, pickled cucumbers, cornbread, lemon pie, and ice cream. A crowd of 20.000 people gathered to watch the execution with thousands coming from out of town. (14 August 1936)
There are 3000 births, 3019 deaths, 776 murders, 362 disasters and 1665 other events about 4688 people in 5290 places until today.
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