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Photograph of the Dawson Five during their trial. From left to right: JD, Davenport, Henderson Watson, James Edward Jackson, Jr., Roosevelt Watson, Johnny B. Jackson

Courtesy  Courtesy Brian Brown/Vanishing South Georgia

Photograph of abandoned Tiny's Grocery Story, taken by Brian Brown in Jan. 2016 for his blog, Vanishing South Georgia. See: https://vanishingsouthgeorgia.com/

Article in the Dawson News by Carl Rountree, summarizing Dawson Five proceedings. Dated August 11, 1977 (page 3 of 3).

Article in the Dawson News by Carl Rountree, summarizing Dawson Five proceedings. Dated August 11, 1977 (page 2 of 3).

Article in the Dawson News by Carl Rountree, summarizing Dawson Five proceedings. Dated August 11, 1977 (page 1 of 3).

Unidentified, undated newspaper photograph of three of Dawson Five. Left to right: JC Davenport, JB Jackson, Henderson Watson

Editorial in the Dawson News by Tom Church, headmaster of Terrell Academy, criticizing racial attitudes of Dawson Five defense team. Dated August 11, 1977. Last page is missing.

Editorial by Carl Rountree criticizing Hal Gulliver and Dawson Five defense team. Appeared in Dawson News, April 14, 1977.

Circus Over in Terrell County? Editorial by Durwood McAlister, managing editor of Atlanta Journal, criticizing defense team of Dawson Five. Dated, August 5, 1977

Letter written in support of the Dawson Five to the Dawson News, August 11, 1977

A Case of Punishment Without Trial. Editorial by Hal Gulliver in Atlanta dated April 11, 1977

1954 Still Leaves Mark on Dawson. Atlanta Journal Article dated August 5, 1977 (page 2 of 2)

1954 Still Leaves Mark on Dawson. Atlanta Journal Article dated August 5, 1977 (page 1 of 2)

Millard Farmer describes how he put a gun to a sheriff's deputy's head to demonstrate how such an action would be coercive. He did this to insure that James Jackson, Jr.'s confession, made when a gun was at his head, would be suppressed as evidence.…
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