The Lost Scrapbooks

Collection by Jenny Lanctot

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Family scrapbooks lost for 40+ years have been reclaimed

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- Gangsters Get 7 Years Gangsters, Scrapbooks, Newspaper, Lost, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook

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Clearly, this was big news in Ridgefield. Gangsters Get 7 Years 24 Hrs. After Arrest Jersey Justice Moves Swiftly for Trio Caught by Ridgefield Police TRIO EVIDENTLY FEARED HOBOKEN RACKETEERS Withi…

- Broadway Broadcastings: Walter Gallagher Back Scrapbooks, Bookmarks, Broadway, Lost, Hollywood, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook, Book Markers

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Another undated, unidentified article. This one is probably from around 1928. BROADWAY BROADCASTINGS by Alex Sullivan … WALTER GALLAGHER BACK Everyone is glad to see Walter Gallagher, hands…

3/2/15 - Jersey Justice Redeems Reputation Scrapbooks, Lost, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook

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This article, presumably from February 27, 1930 (paper unknown), is another in the long string of public accolades surrounding the heroic feats of my great grandfather, Walter Gallagher. Jersey Jus…

 I believe it to be 1929 or as I think Alan Conor was Mayor until but if the articles are in a somewhat chronological or… Scrapbooks, Hold On, Death, Lost, Sayings, Lyrics, Naruto Sad, Word Of Wisdom, Scrapbooking

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It is unknown when or in which paper this article was published. I believe it to be 1929 or 1930, as I think Alan Conor was Mayor until 1928, but if the articles are in a somewhat chronological or…

- Minutes of Police Commission Meeting Scrapbooks, Sheet Music, Police, Lost, Music Score, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook, Music Sheets

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On the evening of February 26, 1930, a meeting of the police commission was held. One topic of discussion was a result of the hearing reported here. The other topics are directly related to these…

2/16/15 - Chief Bunce Dismissed Police Chief, Scrapbooks, Lost, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook

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This act occurred on Friday, February 21, 1930, but was not reported in the newspaper until the following Thursday, February 27. Chief Bunce Dismissed From Ridgefield Dept. Tried Before Police Co…

 Court News Scrapbooks, Lost, Letters, Club, News, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook, Fonts, Letter

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This February 1930 article is another in a series of roughly 10 preserved articles about Walter Gallagher courageously apprehending three hardened criminals. Exchange Club Congratulates Offi…

- Something about them “excited his suspicion …” Front Page News, Scrapbooks, Lost, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook

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This February 26, 1930 article likely appeared in the local newspaper, The Record. It was front-page news, according to the notation on the continuation of the article, and plays out like a chase …

- Clap Hands for Patrolman Gallagher Light Eyes, Scrapbooks, Lost, Hands, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook

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In continuation of the accolades received from thwarting the escape of three hardened criminals, several articles appeared in the paper over the days following. This is one of them. Thank goodnes…

- Chief Bunce of Ridgefield is Superseded Police Chief, Scrapbooks, Lost, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook

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This article is from January 22, 1930 (according to Pop’s handwritten reference). The newspaper is unknown, but is likely The Record. Chief Bunce Of Ridgfield Is Superseded Council Passes Or…

- Ridgefield Police are Given Pins Scrapbooks, Police, Lost, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook

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This article is from around 1929, when Pop was still a Patrolman. This wouldn’t be his last marksmanship pin. RIDGEFIELD POLICE ARE GIVEN PINS —– Cops Who Did Good Work on Ranges…

- 5 Hurt as 3 Autos Crash in Ridgefield Scrapbooks, It Hurts, Lost, Autos, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook

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5 HURT AS 3 AUTOS CRASH IN RIDGEFIELD ——- Conor, Police Convey Injured to Englewood Hospital Five persons were hurt and two others narrowly escaped serious injury last night when three …

Hold-Up Men Are Under Lock and Key —– Ridgefield Police Have in Custody Three Men Who Held Up John C. Under Lock And Key, Police Report, Hold Ups, Scrapbooks, Lost, Men, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook, Thigh Highs

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Hold-Up Men Are Under Lock and Key —– Ridgefield Police Have in Custody Three Men Who Held Up John C. Dunn —– On Friday afternoon the Hackensack police reported to Superviso…

- Badly Beaten by Pal of Man Boss Laid Off Revenge, Scrapbooks, Confessions, Beats, Lost, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook

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Badly Beaten By Pal of Man Boss Laid Off ——- Ridgefield Stock Clerk Victim of Alleged Plot to Rob and Get Revenge ——- MEN ARE CAPTURED AND TWO MAKE POLICE CONFESSIONS —…

- 2 Arrested at Ridgefield Still Thing 1, Man Party, 40 Years, Scrapbooks, Be Still, Prison, How To Become, Lost, Men Party

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This article is one of the first that mention Pop after he became a police officer. Date is unknown and newspaper is unknown. It was published during the Prohibition era, and Pop didn’t bec…

In April Walter decided to leave the “restaurant” business. He and his wife Ruth were living in an apartment at 1 Elizabeth Street, Ridgefield, New Jersey. Bone And Joint, Made Goods, Scrapbooks, Lost, How To Make, Scrapbooking, Scrapbook

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In April 1929, Walter decided to leave the “restaurant” business. He and his wife Ruth were living in an apartment at 1 Elizabeth Street, Ridgefield, New Jersey. He completed his appli…

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