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  • Resurrectionists Surprised by a Policeman Last Night. They Run Off, Leaving Their Ghastly Plunder, The Dead Bodies of Two Women....
  • The law against the desecration of graves by body snatchers is openly violated in this District night after night...
  • The trustees of Congressional Cemetery have offered a liberal reward for the apprehension of the person or persons who desecrated the grave of Mrs Thomas B. Cheek last Friday ...
  • Joseph A. Mayhew, 72, stood in the shade of an oak overlooking the Anacostia River at Congressional Cemetery yesterday. He was seeing again the flow of 50 years-a kaleidoscope of h...
  • During the early years of Washington's history many of the famous persons who died here were buried in what is now known as Congressional Cemetery, at 1801 E street, S.E....
  • Two men were slightly injured yesterday while examining a hand-grenade detonator which one of them had found while walking in an area near Congressional Cemetery-the site of an Arm...
  • If Arlington can be said to have had any forerunner as the national cemetery for the Capital the role clearly belonged to Congressional Cemetery about a century ago....
  • Child Walking Through Cemetery With Mother Is Injured by Marker...
  • Honor Planned for Abraham Baldwin, Also Gerry, Who Was Delegate...
  • In a little-known plot near 19th and B streets se, almost a hundred of the country's once illustrious sleep the last sleep....
  • Monument at Grave is Dedicated-Roosevelt Letter Read...
  • The white stones soon grew yellow with neglect. Jails and almshouses moved in as neighbors. As a part of official Washington the Congressional Cemetery passed out of public thought...

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