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Published April 13, 1963 A city police commissioner poses with an IBM 1401 computer, showcasing its fingerprint analysis results The same computer is featured in this video produced by IBM, highlighting its ability to use data entered by punchcards to pinpoint areas with higher crime rates, allowing police to focus patrols in those areas.
February 28, 1932 Clyde Barrow gives Bonnie Parker a gift of a .32 caliber pocket pistol engraved with the message: To Bonnie "I owe you one" Clyde 2-28-32
From The Chicago Tribune January 4, 1892 A man named Gombien Jean dies after eating too much ice cream which "froze up his stomach."