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James Render

(Alias Denver Kid.)

Black man. Sentenced Nov. 2, 1899, from Wabaunsee county, to hang, for murder in the first degree. Paroled by the governor Jan. 9, 1915. Violated parole May 1, 1915.

Description: Age, 32; height, 5 ft. 3 1/4 in.; weight, 107; complexion, black; hair, black; eyes, deep maroon; build, very small; nativity, Kentucky. Occupation, cook.

Bertillon: 60.3, 72.0, 84.5, 18.4, 14.4, 13.3, 5.2, 25.0, 12.0, 8.8, 46.8.

Finger-print classification:   I  U  00  9 Dis.
                               I  U  OO

Marks and scars: I. Nail index finger slightly deformed. Vaccine scar upper arm. III. Small scar chee kbone. Scant eyebrows. Small scar right cheek bone 1 1/2 in. front of right car. Vertical scar at outer margin left brow. Small black mole right side root of neck.

Criminal record: One term here.

Relative: John R. Render, Denver, Colo., father.

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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