On This Day
in West Virginia History...

Headline on sentencing of gang of counterfeiters

On September 22, 1911, jail sentences for a gang of counterfeiters from Mercer County were announced in a federal court sitting in Huntington.

Learn more:
"Alleged Counterfeiters Arrested at Northfork"
"Two More Alleged Counterfeiters Pinched"
"Two Women Inspiration for Counterfeiters"
"Jack Wilson Head of Counterfeiters Admits His Guilt"
"Long Sentences For Counterfeiters"

On This Day in West Virginia History: September