Yes, the Racketeers Have Taken a Hand in Chain Letter Affair
Publication
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 9 May 1935, p. 17
Description
Media Type
Newspaper
Text
Item Type
Articles
Notes
The “Prosperity Club” lO-cent chain letter craze is sweeping the north shore, and many citizens are feverishly writing to friends to engage in the pastime, and above all, to keep the game going.
Some people are engaging in fraud by moving their names to the top of the list. Readers are urged not to respond to a letter that does not have the name of a personal friend at the bottom of the list.

Date of Publication
9 May 1935
Subject(s)
Local identifier
Wilmette.News.293324
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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Contact
Wilmette Public Library
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Agency street/mail address
1242 Wilmette Avenue
Wilmette, IL
60091-2558
U.S.A. Phone: 847-256-6930
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Yes, the Racketeers Have Taken a Hand in Chain Letter Affair