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Hosts Kelly Burdick and Christina Knott return to the pages of history for stories that still matter today.

Dec 19, 2018

Dec. 9, 1893: Mrs. U.C. Walker, of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, went to Antwerp yesterday and returned with a girl of 14 years named Mary Conley. Mary was arraigned at that village and sentenced to a term in the State Industrial school, at Rochester. Her mother died eight years ago, and it was by the girl’s request that the action was taken.