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Rikki Gins

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Re: The 100 Years Ago Thread
« Reply #9465 on: March 06, 2021, 12:23:45 AM »
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Lance W.
 
Place and Date of Arrest: Baking Board, 4/3/21
 
Offence: Breaking, entering and stealing.
Sentence: 2 years hard labor.
Date when Portrait was Taken: 5/4/1921
Age: 29 years.
Trade: Motor Mechanic.
Native Place: Vancouver, Canada.
 
Marks, Scars or Special Features:
Australian Flag above "EGYPT 1915" tattooed on right forearm. Small shrapnel scar on  leg near shin.
 
Remarks:
Left by train to Rockhampton, where he expects to get work at his trade as a motor mechanic.


1.   Stealing (theft)
2.   2 years
3.   29 years old
4.   Motor
5.   Egypt
6.   Right
7.   Shrapnel
8.   Right
9.   Train
10.  Motor


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Re: The 100 Years Ago Thread
« Reply #9466 on: March 06, 2021, 09:21:15 AM »
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Lance W.
 
Place and Date of Arrest: Baking Board, 4/3/21
 
Offence: Breaking, entering and stealing.
Sentence: 2 years hard labor.
Date when Portrait was Taken: 5/4/1921
Age: 29 years.
Trade: Motor Mechanic.
Native Place: Vancouver, Canada.
 
Marks, Scars or Special Features:
Australian Flag above "EGYPT 1915" tattooed on right forearm. Small shrapnel scar on  leg near shin.
 
Remarks:
Left by train to Rockhampton, where he expects to get work at his trade as a motor mechanic.


1.   Stealing (theft)
2.   2 years
3.   29 years old
4.   Motor
5.   Egypt
6.   Right
7.   Shrapnel
8.   Right
9.   Train
10.  Motor


@juan: 75 points
@ShayP: 75 points
@TigerLily: 75 points
@Mr Apnea: 75 points
@whoozit: 50 points
@Bobs Your Uncle: 50 points
@Bart Ell: 25 points

 
 
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Re: The 100 Years Ago Thread
« Reply #9467 on: March 06, 2021, 09:25:14 AM »
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Me too! zero
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Re: The 100 Years Ago Thread
« Reply #9468 on: March 06, 2021, 09:31:47 AM »

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Re: The 100 Years Ago Thread
« Reply #9469 on: Today at 12:04:40 AM »
From the Library of Congress.  The Rock Island Argus and Daily Union., March 07, 1921.

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Re: The 100 Years Ago Thread
« Reply #9470 on: Today at 12:48:02 AM »
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A nice street scene, but what state are we in?  100 points if you know.

California
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Michigan
Mississippi
New York
Ohio
Washington
Wisconsin


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Re: The 100 Years Ago Thread
« Reply #9471 on: Today at 02:17:57 AM »
It looks just like I imagine Ohio would.