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Burton Harris


Negro. Sentenced March 16, 1911, from Geary county, to a term of 1 to 5 years, for grand larceny. Paroled January 16, 1913. Violated parole April 1, 1913.

Description: Age, 28; height, 5 ft. 8 1/4 in.; weight, 150; hair and complexion, black; build, medium; eyes, maroon; nativity, Texas. Occupation, cook.

Bertillon: 73.2, 89.0, 93.0, 20.0, 15.7, 14.3, 5.5, 27.5, 12.6, 9.9, 50.8.

Finger-print classification:  17   I
                              17  IO  14

Marks and scars: I. Small scar on base of thumb, outer. III. Scar on left side front of head at hair line. Small scar inner margin left brow. Small black blotch mark right side forehead. Scar on back of head.

Relative: Martha Harris, 1006 Charlotte, Kansas City, Mo., mother.

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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