Lot 13: Rutherford B. Hayes AQS about Criminals and Jail

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2016-03-30 16:24:07

Lot 13

HAYES, Rutherford B. President of the United States. AUTO. QUOTATION SGD. lp. , oblong 8vo, Fremont, August 13, 1891. A MOST INTERESTING MANUSCRIPT IN WHICH PRESIDENT HAYES gives expression to an idea not unlike that which has recently been put into practice in New York State as the Baumes Law. “ We must get rid of fixed sentences against hardened criminals. They should remain in prison until cured. If doubtful of cure, let them out only on ticket of leave. "

Estimate: $600-900

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