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The Huntsville Advocate
The Huntsville Advocate
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Description: Woman Swindles Four Officers

Date: November 16 1865

Newspaper published in: Huntsville, AL

Source: Library

Page/Column: Page 1, Column 7

A woman was arrested in Parkersburg, Va., last week, on a charge of swindling Federal officers of large sums of money. It is states that she had been married to four different military officers within the last three months, with all of whom she lived a few days, when she secured their money and decamped. She is not more than 22 years of age, and it is said she succeeded in stealing upwards of three thousand dollars in this manner.

Submitted: 01/06/13

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