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Moore, Charles E. and Dee, Henry Hezekiah

The two friends, a sawmill worker and a college student, were 19 when they disappeared in May 1964, last seen hitchhiking on the highway near Meadville, Miss. They were beaten and drowned by Klansman who mistakenly believed the two were involved in plotting an armed uprising. Two months later, on July 12, a fisherman spotted […]

Seale, James Ford

Below is an article featured in the Clarion Ledger regarding the forgotten killings of Charles E. Moor and Henry Hezekiah Dee and one of the now-convicted murderers, James Ford Seale. Seale was convicted on June 14, 2007. “Reputed Klansman James Seale will stand before a judge in Mississippi this morning to face charges he had […]