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Wrongly Executed? - The Long-forgotten Context of Charles Sberna's 1939 Electrocution By Thomas Hunt
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Was Charles Sberna wrongly convicted of the murder of Police Officer John H.A. Wilson? Was an innocent man sent to the electric chair in 1939? What reasons could the authorities have had for refusing... More > to consider alternatives and rushing Sberna into Sing Sing Prison's death device? 'Wrongly Executed?' provides the details and historical background of the Sberna case. The story is a complex and controversial one, involving celebrity attorneys, Mafia bosses, violent political radicals, media giants and ruthless establishment figures, all set in a period in which Americans sought stability and government-imposed order after years of political upheaval, economic depression and Prohibition Era lawlessness.< Less
Wrongly Executed? - The Long-forgotten Context of Charles Sberna's 1939 Electrocution By Thomas Hunt
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Was Charles Sberna wrongly convicted of the murder of Police Officer John H.A. Wilson? Was an innocent man sent to the electric chair in 1939? What reasons could authorities have had for rushing... More > Sberna into Sing Sing Prison's death device? Prison Warden Lewis Lawes wrote, "If I had commanded the power to stay an execution, [he] would be alive today. No one of us ever doubted his words..." Columnist Walter Winchell commented, "For the first time in New York history, there is practically a certainty that an innocent man was executed in the electric chair." 'Wrongly Executed?' provides the details and historical background of the Sberna case. The story is a complex and controversial one, involving celebrity attorneys, Mafia bosses, violent political radicals, media giants and ruthless establishment figures, all set in a period in which Americans sought stability and government-imposed order after years of political upheaval, economic depression and Prohibition Era lawlessness.< Less
Wrongly Executed? - The Long-forgotten Context of Charles Sberna's 1939 Electrocution By Thomas Hunt
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Was Charles Sberna wrongly convicted of the murder of Police Officer John H.A. Wilson? Was an innocent man sent to the electric chair in 1939? What reasons could the authorities have had for refusing... More > to consider alternatives and rushing Sberna into Sing Sing Prison's death device? 'Wrongly Executed?' provides the details and historical background of the Sberna case. The story is a complex and controversial one, involving celebrity attorneys, Mafia bosses, violent political radicals, media giants and ruthless establishment figures, all set in a period in which Americans sought stability and government-imposed order after years of political upheaval, economic depression and Prohibition Era lawlessness.< Less
Dark Secrets By C.W. Fultz
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[Hardback Edition] Written by C.W. Fultz at the age of fourteen, "Dark Secrets" tells the story of Daniel Morgan, a teenage boy who just wants to live peacefully. He recently lost his... More > brother in an accident and is now moving on from that. But then other things start happening. An entire family is murdered, and Daniel finds proof that he might be next. Paranoia and fear cause him to look closer at his small town. He discovers that underneath a surface layer of smiling faces and laughter there are secrets. Dark secrets. And someone with a killer secret is prowling the streets at night. Is Daniel being over paranoid? Or could someone actually be coming for him?< Less
Dark Secrets By C.W. Fultz
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[Hardback Edition] Written by C.W. Fultz at the age of fourteen, "Dark Secrets" tells the story of Daniel Morgan, a teenage boy who just wants to live peacefully. He recently lost his... More > brother in an accident and is now moving on from that. But then other things start happening. An entire family is murdered, and Daniel finds proof that he might be next. Paranoia and fear cause him to look closer at his small town. He discovers that underneath a surface layer of smiling faces and laughter there are secrets. Dark secrets. And someone with a killer secret is prowling the streets at night. Is Daniel being over paranoid? Or could someone actually be coming for him?< Less
Dark Secrets By C.W. Fultz
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[Paperback Edition] Written by C.W. Fultz at the age of fourteen, "Dark Secrets" tells the story of Daniel Morgan, a teenage boy who just wants to live peacefully. He recently lost his... More > brother in an accident and is now moving on from that. But then other things start happening. An entire family is murdered, and Daniel finds proof that he might be next. Paranoia and fear cause him to look closer at his small town. He discovers that underneath a surface layer of smiling faces and laughter there are secrets. Dark secrets. And someone with a killer secret is prowling the streets at night. Is Daniel being over paranoid? Or could someone actually be coming for him?< Less
A Calamity of Clutterbucks By David Groom
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The Clutterbuck family are a disaster in progress. Mr and Mrs Clutterbuck go to extreme lengths to be horrid to each other. Even on their Summer holiday their feud goes on, causing mayhem on... More > Blackpool beach. On bonfire night Mrs Clutterbuck flies a skyrocket and after a storm, Mr Clutterbuck is almost electrocuted whilst hanging on overhead wires. Eventually, the situation is resolved in mountains of foam.< Less
Murdered Innocence: The Maryann Mitchell Murder Revisited By Donna Persico
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On December 28, 1959, 16 year old Maryann Mitchell from the Manayunk neighborhood of Philadelphia went missing. Three days later he body was found in the Montgomery County suburb of Lafayette Hill,... More > PA. On September 1,1960 Elmo Smith was found guilty of her murder. On April 2, 1962 Smith became the last man to be executed by electrocution in the State of Pennsylvania. Did Smith commit the heinous crime? Or, was Elmo Smith made to fit the crime?< Less
Return of a Dead Pimp By Hassan Stewart
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Return Of A Dead Pimp", centers around the story's central character, Jay Priest, a pimp who ends up winning the 1976 "International Player's Ball". After emerging victorious, Jay... More > takes his pimping talents overseas, opening up a chain of brothels, aptly called, "Jack Off In The Box". Hating to see a black entrepreneur become a billionaire, the government decides to kill Jay's older brother, back home in Michigan, by having him get electrocuted at the automotive plant where he works.< Less
Witnofigo? By Adam Heart
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Witnofigo? is a political horror comedy about greed, death, love and environmental collapse. The Pope in a machine gun fight in a sewage treatment plant. Condemned prisoners electrocuted as part of... More > a tourist promotion. Drugged lesbian sex on a motorcycle at night in the Italian mountains And all of this while finding love and saving the living planet. Witnofigo? is the most dangerous book in the world, about the world's most dangerous woman. Yet despite its dark irony, lubricious passionate sex, and graphic violence, reading Witnofigo? may induce feelings of courage, kindness and hope.< Less

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