1541: Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury 1829: George Chapman, besotted

Themed Set: Old New York

May 28th, 2013 Headsman

Come with us now to a bygone New York State, before the days when it pioneered the electric chair, before the days when it was the world oligarchy capital — back when high crime in New York was a minor scoundrel who had gone so far as murder, and justice for same was the trusty old noose.

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