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John Davis No. 2

No. 2532. JOHN DAVIS No. 2.

Black man. Sentenced Oct. 26, 1907, from Leavenworth county, for assault with intent to kill; term, 1 to 10 years. Nativity, North Carolina; age, 34; weight, 164; height, 5 ft. 6 1/4 in.; build, stout; complexion, mulatto; hair, black; eyes, dark maroon. Occupation, hostler. Escaped Oct. 25, 1912. Served three terms here and one in West Virginia.

Bertillon: 68.7, 80.0, 86.8, 20.0, 14.5, 14.8, 6.4, 28.4, 12.2, 10.0, 49.1.

Finger-print classification: 1  Ua
                             1  Ua  19

Marks and scars: Two small scars on back of left hand close to first finger. Cross-shape scar on back of left hand. Several black coal marks on back of left hand. Cut scar on first joint of third right finger, rear. Small scar 3 1/2 in. above right eyebrow. Scar on left upper lip. Scar, center, back of head.

Relative: Eva Chase, 1127 Pottawatomie street, Leavenvorth, Kan.

Reward, $100.

Transcribed from Criminal X-Ray, Vol. 1, No. 3, October, 1915. Published by The Kansas State Penitentiary for the Bureau of Identification, Kansas State Printing Plant, W. R. Smith, State Printer, Topeka. 1915. 6-1279


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