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Source: Poverty Bay Herald
Source type: newspaper
Document type: news blurb
Document title: none
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Gisborne, New Zealand
Date of publication: 24 December 1901
Volume number: 28
Issue number: 9334
Pagination: 1

 
Citation
[untitled]. Poverty Bay Herald 24 Dec. 1901 v28n9334: p. 1.
 
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Keywords
Leon Czolgosz (popular culture); Leon Czolgosz (execution: popular culture).
 
Named persons
Leon Czolgosz; William McKinley.
 
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     The proprietors of several waxworks and other exhibitions in America made desperate efforts to get the body of Czolgosz, the asassin [sic] of President M’Kinley, for exhibition. One telegraphed to the prison offering £1,000, and the propritor [sic] of a kinetoscope exhibition offered £500 to take a moving picture of the execution.

 

 


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