The following material is the part that was shared with the News Media during out media circus of 1987. It is used with permission of Donna Parrish and all rights are reserved to her. It does not constitute the full body of her unpublished manuscript. This was a handwritten booklet which accounts for the small amount of material on each page.
Shadow of 1912
Research on Black People in Forsyth County, Georgia
Copyright 1987 by Donna Parrish Rt. 9 Box 151-
Index Black Property Owners in 1910 1-12 Deed Records 13-29 2 Black Renters in 1910 29 Some Facts 1910 US Census: 10847 white 658 black 440 mulatto Sept 1912 Rape & Murder 1912 Trial 1915 3 Black Polls 341 Acres returned for taxes by blacks 1916 3 Black Polls 338 Acres returned for taxes by blacks 1970 Census- a few Blacks 1980 Census- a few Blacks 1987 Car tags sold to Blacks. Tags must be bought in county of residence. 15 was the number of tags reported sold to Blacks.