Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Richard Kyle Fox and The National Police Gazette

 This stately mausoleum, with Egyptian overtones, houses the remains of Richard Kyle Fox in Woodlawn cemetery.  Fox , who was born in Belfast Ireland, published the popular National Police Gazette From 1877-1922. In its heyday the publication --which sold for a dime --had a circulation of 500,000 and a readership in the millions.

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Moonrise at Green-Wood Cemetery

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