Paperback. SIGNED. The "Quincy Five" refers to a group of five African American men from Quincy, Florida who were charged with the murder of deputy sheriff Thomas Revels on September 18, 1970 at Luke's Grocery store in Tallahassee, Florida. They were later exonerated. The book includes extensive material based on prison interviews with David Charles (one of the accused), which focuses on his upbringing and experiences as a musician and as a soldier in the Vietnam War. At the time, Charles was serving a Florida prison sentence for setting a bomb at an electrical station in North Florida. He was subsequently sentenced on Federal gun charges and released from Federal Prison on May 28, 1992. 142pp. p/back. From the library of true crime writer, Wilfred Gregg, with his personal b/plate. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Showing signs of shelfwear. G++ Scarce. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: DAVID CHARLES The Story of the Quincy Five
Publisher: Mockingbird Press (Florida)
Publication Date: 1974
Binding: Softcover / Paperback
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Mockingbird Press, Tallahassee, 1974. Trade paperback. Signed by Lickson on title page. The story of a murder trial in Florida. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Bookseller Inventory # Alibris0001415