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Tupelo Journal (MS)
Tupelo Journal (MS)
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Description: John Dean, The Famous Counterfeiter Arrested

Date: May 1 1891

Newspaper published in: Tupelo, MS

Source: Lee County, MS Library

Page/Column: Page 8, Column 3

Curtailed into Interesting
And Newsy Paragraphs
John Dean, the famous counterfeiter of Winston County, Ala., was arrested Tuesday by Deputy Marshal John Lanier, and lodged in jail at Huntsville to await the action of the grand jury at the next term of court. Nine counterfeit dollars and plaster moulds were also captured.

Submitted: 11/05/18

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