Girl’s Body Taken from Well

 

The Scoundrel Alexander Meyer

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Piqua (Ohio) Daily Call, February 12, 1937:1937 0212 piqua daily call - Copy

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Nine days later:1937 0221 valley morning star harlingen texas - Copy

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1937 0222 altoona pa tribune - CopyDuring his trial, Meyer’s confession was read into the record, reprinted in full in the Pottstown (Pennsylvania) Mercury:

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1937 0401 pottstown mercury 08 - CopyThen, on July 12, 1937, the Mercury reported Meyer’s death:

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