Publication information

Lockport Journal
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Czolgosz Sympathizer Painted Red”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Lockport, New York
Date of publication: 30 October 1901
Volume number: 44
Issue number: 106
Pagination: 3

“Czolgosz Sympathizer Painted Red.” Lockport Journal 30 Oct. 1901 v44n106: p. 3.
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Herman Dormeyer; lawlessness (mob rule: Plymouth, WI).
Named persons
Herman Dormeyer [see note below]; William McKinley.
The surname appears variously in newspapers as Dormier, Dormeir, and Dormeier. Further research, however, indicates that Dormeyer is likely the correct name.

Czolgosz Sympathizer Painted Red

     MILWAUKEE, Oct. 30.—A special from Plymouth, Wis., says Herman Dormier, a shoemaker, about 50 years old, was given a coat of red paint by an angry crowd yesterday because, it is said, of his expressed sympathy for President McKinley’s assassin.