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Walter Johnson


Black man. Sentenced June 18, 1913, from Finney county; crime, breaking jail; 1 to 3 years. Received June 20, 1912. Age, 24; born in Missouri; weight, 149; height, 5 ft. 10 in.; build, slender; complexion, black; eyes, black; hair, black. Occupation, shoemaker. Served two terms in Jefferson City, Mo., as Nos. 8291 and 4277. Escaped June 15, 1913.

Bertillon: 77.8, 79.0, 91.8, 20.01. 15.2, 14.5, 5.8, 27.5, 12.2, 9.2, 48.6.

Finger-print classification:  5  U  OO  19
                             19  U  OO
Marks and scars: Curve scar second phalanx index finger rear. Dim scar second thumb rear. Two scars center back of hand. Dim vertical scar 2 in. above wrist rear. Irregular scar extending from right eyebrow down across right side of nose. Indented scar on outer point of right eyebrow.

Relative: Mary Johnson, 1027 Locust street, St. Louis, Mo.

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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