1939 - 9.14 - Gypsy picture

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1939 - 9.14 - Gypsy picture - Unlucky on 13th a Sept. 13 proved an unlucky...
Unlucky on 13th a Sept. 13 proved an unlucky day for Ed Schlapkonl, Louisa county farmer, shown above with his wife and daughter, as tney despaired Wednesday night of ever recovering any of their life savings of which they were victimized by a Gypsy woman. Promising to "bless"."and make the money grow, the woman instead gave a $5,200 ! demonstration that the, hand is quickPi- _. than the eye—substituting a~wad ofcnewspapeES for the cuy-en-"- .-.•-• -" 1&r ' ._" • iHP •

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  1. The Muscatine Journal and News-Tribune,
  2. 14 Sep 1939, Thu,
  3. Page 1

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