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A Popular Swindler
A Priest Follows Another Priest's 300-Year-Old Path to Death
First Woman Notary Public
The Printer and the Priest
Hero of the Confederacy
How Wisconsin Eliminated the Death Penalty
Creating the Wisconsin Territory
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