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Subject: Archive: Judge Joseph Crater, Vanished Aug. 6, 1930


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Most famous missing person until Amelia Earhart
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Date Posted: Monday, August 07, 11:59:13am

Joseph Force Crater (January 5, 1889 disappeared August 6, 1930, declared legally dead June 6, 1939) was a New York State Supreme Court Justice who vanished amid political scandal. He was last seen leaving a restaurant on West 45th Street in Manhattan, and entered popular culture as one of the most mysterious missing persons cases of the twentieth century. Despite massive publicity, the case was never solved and was officially closed 40 years after he disappeared. His disappearance fueled public disquiet about New York City corruption and was a factor in the downfall of the Tammany Hall political machine.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Force_Crater

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I remember a "Night Gallery" episode titled "Rare Objects" about a guy who had Judge Crater, Amelia Earhart, Adolf Hitler & other missing people in cages (NT)Sadly, it aired before Jimmy Hoffa diappearedMonday, August 07, 04:27:43pm
I was ignorant of the case, now lost with time. Media should pick this up again, even consider a screenplay. -Thank you for posting. theChroniclerMonday, August 07, 06:21:29pm


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