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  • Two Gallows, One Beatle: Good Times At The Old Jail


    Benton - "It was one of the top ten days of my life," said Bob Rea, president of the Franklin County Historical Preservation Society in Benton, Illinois. He was referring to May 4, 2013, the day that he first laid eyes on the gallows that hanged Charlie Birger. Full story

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