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John Fury Rochester, New York Public Enemy #1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
A gang of three led by John Fury was discovered holed up inside the Miller Garage in Rochester in December 1936. His accomplices were second offender Frank Miller, 29, and first offender Anthony Ollis, 32. The triumvirate was responsible for stealing safes from restaurants, bakeries, etc. Over a five year period their 10-20 year sentences were shortened and then reinstated by various judges.
Frank Valenti Rochester, New York Mobster Exiled To Pittsburgh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Frank Valenti was an underworld figure whose prominence spanned several decades. From the 1950s until 1972 his influence was apparent in Rochester gangland circles. In fact, even though it was never made official, the Valenti family operated as an independent entity, separate from their Magaddino superiors. Valenti carried out Mafia orders relating to gambling, harness racing, real estate, etc.
UFO Activity In New York State
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
UFOs occur in many forms. Some are fireballs and meteors. Many are distinguished by observers from their movements and lights. Most differ decisively from airplanes as readers will notice in the collection of eyewitness reports I have compiled. Readers are left to make their own assessments of what witnesses actually saw. Each eyewitness is unique. One of them describes little men exiting a UFO.
Concerning Mary Ann
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 94,140. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by PBL Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Christian » Historical
In the nineteenth century, a band of Irish immigrants came to Monroe County, Iowa, where the hills and trees reminded them of Ireland. They built a church which stands today in the hamlet of Georgetown, Iowa. Leo R. Ward centers his tale around a child born in 1860 - a child whose life intertwined with community and church.
A Walking Tour of Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Walking Tour of A Rochester, New York
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
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There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Rochester, New York from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.