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Letter dated January 10, 1919 from Henry G. Owen to Attorney General William Langer updating Langer on his injury and describing "one of the worst abuses of police power that I have ever heard about," in Minot, in which a young man is shot dead by police as he flees a police raid. In reference to Langer's letter of Jan 6, Owen says he has not yet rented rooms or purchased furniture.
alcohol sales, Minot, prohibition, prostitution
R. E. Brewster, Dan Doherty, Lynn Frazier, G. A. Hallness , Gerhart Hallness, William Langer, Mrs. W. M. Ledbetter, B. E. Mawrers, Henry G. Owen, J. W. Rowan
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Owen, Henry G., "Letter from Henry G. Owen to Attorney General Langer Regarding Abuse of Police Power, 1919" (1919). William Langer Papers. 259.