“Murder Outcome of Blackhand Mystery” – 1911

Source:  Rockford Morning Star February 15, 1911

Rockford Police Dept. – 1990, “Explosion leaves 3 officers injured”

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Source:  Rockford Register Star 11/14/1990

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Lower article “Investigaters decide fatal fire was arson” source:  Rockford Register Star 1/3/1991