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The E-Sylum:  Volume 11, Number 1, January 6, 2008, Article 27

LESSON FOR NUMISMATIC RESEARCHERS: VERIFY YOUR SOURCES

The rumor-squashing web site Snopes.com recently followed
up on a story involving New York's mayor Fiorello La Guardia.
There's no numismatic content to the story, unless you count
collecting 50 cents from every person in a 1935 courtroom as
numismatic.  But the account of the researcher's steps in
verifying the source of the story is enlightening and
inspirational for numismatic researchers.

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  Wayne Homren, Editor

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