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Marriage certificate for Dapper Dan Hogan
Daniel ("Dapper Dan") Hogan was the owner of St. Paul's notorious Green Lantern speakeasy and the alleged contact between St. Paul gangsters and gangsters from elsewhere until he was blown up by a car bomb on this date in 1928. This is his marriage certificate from 1919.
See it in our Library Catalog.