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“The Last Gallows: John Morgan’s Farewell”

The Last Gallows: John Morgan’s Farewell

“The Last Gallows: John Morgan’s Farewell” is a docu-drama detailing the last public execution in West Virginia.

John F. Morgan committed a triple murder on the morning of Nov. 3, 1897. He was hanged less than two months later for the bloody assault on members of Pfost-Greene family.

Order the 45-minute DVD by mailing $20 (includes postage and handling) to Ripley CVB, 115 N. Church Street, Suite 4, Ripley, WV 25271.