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The Man with the Black Valise - Tracking the Killer of Jessie Keith - cover

The Man with the Black Valise - Tracking the Killer of Jessie Keith

John Goddard

Publisher: Dundurn

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Summary

True story of the investigation that followed the murder of a young girl in 1894 and how they caught the killer
October 19, 2019, is the 125th anniversary of Jessie Keith’s murder
The detective who solved the case became the model for William Murdoch, of TV’s massively popular Murdoch Mysteries
Historical true crime with broad appeal has a strong local interest thread
A memorial statue still stands at Jessie’s grave in Listowel, north of Stratford

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