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History: America’s 1st Bank Robbery–circa 1831…….

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By: Michael Buckner
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By: Michael Buckner
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Banks have been robbed in America almost from the opening of the first bank–but it was on this day that the first bank robber was sent to prison–you won’t believe the prison sentence he got–and where they sent him.

And she is better know for easy listening songs–but on this day she was detained at an international airport–for what was found in a little lipstick case.It makes for interesting tidbits on this Day in History.

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