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Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Blood Runs Green: The Murder That Transfixed Gilded Age Chicago : A Meet the Author Program

6 pm

It was the biggest funeral Chicago had seen since Lincoln’s. On May 26, 1889, 4,000 mourners proceeded down Michigan Avenue, followed by a crowd 40,000 strong, in a howl of protest at what commentators called one of the ghastliest and most curious crimes in civilized history. The dead man, Dr. P. H.