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Notice to Thieves, Thugs, Fakirs and Bunko-Steerers

Warning notice posted in Las Vegas, New Mexico, March 24, 1882. Had to post it because I love the term "Bunko-Steerers". From New Mexico's Digital Collections (via Kate Nelson).
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Posted by The Curator on Thu May 10, 2012


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