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Joseph Woods


Negro. Sentenced March 15 , 1909, from Saline county, to a term of 1 to 7 years for larceny from freight car. Paroled March 2, 1910. Violated parole Nov. 1, 1910.

Description: Age, 55; height, 5 ft. 1/2 in.; weight, 132; hair and complexion, black; build, small, chubby; nativity, Tennessee. Occupation, common laborer and preacher.

Bertillon: 53.8, 71.0, 85.5, 19.1, 15.0, 14.2, 6.2, 25.3, 11.7, 9.3, 45.2.

Finger-print classification:  31  IM
                              38  II

Marks and scars: I. Small scar 2 in. above wrist, front. Vaccine scar on upper arm, outer. III. Scar 1 in. above outer margin of left eyebrow. Small scar on center lower lip.

Relative: Ethel Woods, Salina, Kan., wife.

Reward, $25.

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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