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Bad Babes of Akron Embezzlers, prostitutes, murders, and more!

Presented by Akron-Summit County Public Library, Portage Lakes Branch and Summit County Historical Society at Online/Virtual Space

Feb 22 2021
Bad Babes of Akron Embezzlers, prostitutes, murders, and more!

Take a “virtual drive” around Akron to learn about notoriously “bad babes” (and a few bad boys too). Register to receive a Zoom link. Presented by Janet Wilcox from Summit County Historical Society.
Join us as Janet Wilcox from the Summit County Historical Society takes us on a “virtual drive around” to learn about the notoriously “bad babes” of Akron!   Embezzlers, prostitutes, and murders…the jails were full! By the way..Janet will throw in a couple of “bad boys” as well. You won’t want to miss this opportunity!

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