1902-6-9 San Francisco Chronicle

Accusers Visit Ward in Jail; Alleged to Have Conducted Extensive Swindling Operations

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  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 09 Jun 1902, Mon,
  3. Page 7

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  • 1902-6-9 San Francisco Chronicle — Accusers Visit Ward in Jail; Alleged to Have Conducted Extensive Swindling Operations

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