Fred Rouse was hanged from a now-gone mulberry tree at Samuels Avenue and Northeast 12th Street.
Fred Rouse was hanged from a now-gone mulberry tree at Samuels Avenue and Northeast 12th Street. Bud Kennedy bud@star-telegram.com
Fred Rouse was hanged from a now-gone mulberry tree at Samuels Avenue and Northeast 12th Street. Bud Kennedy bud@star-telegram.com

A death on Samuels Avenue: New memorial remembers a killing our history forgets

April 14, 2018 03:57 PM

About Bud Kennedy

Bud Kennedy

@budkennedy

Bud Kennedy is a homegrown Fort Worth guy who started out covering high school football here when he was 16. He went away to the Fort Worth Press and newspapers in Austin and Dallas, then came home in 1981.

Since 1987, he's written more than 1,000 weekly dining columns and more than 3,000 news and politics columns. If you don't like what he says about politics, read him on barbecue.

Email Bud at bud@star-telegram.com