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Why was ancestor imprisoned in Bodmin Gaol?

There is a report of the case in the Royal Cornwall Gazette (15th Nov 1834) and concerns debt of £400-£500 by obtaining cattle from farmers on credit. The court "considered this a very fraudulent case ...
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Finding New York City Police files?

For a cold case, the questions I have would be: What happens to the case files for a cold case -- how long are the records kept? (my guess would be that the NYPD would hold on to the case files as ...
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Allegheny County, Lilly PA, April 1924 List of those Involved in KKK & Residents Clash

The Pittsburgh Post Gazette did a write up about the incident awhile back: Lillian Thomas: The tiny town that fought the Klan, April 11, 2004. I would suggest perhaps - unless you contact the Klan ...
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