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vampautoAstatsAAChicago Tribune, April 22, 1922. So: one out of 19 Chicago drivers is a vampire. I find this statistic wholly credible, even today.
19AAs usual, Chicago weren’t ready for reform.
19.2APaints a pretty picture, no?
19.3A19.4AEngineers were huge folk heroes at this time: they held the potential solution to any problem you could think of. Interesting that the plague of vampire autos is what drove the creation of the downtown tunnel system.

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  1. Hi! Sorry, I tried to find an email address for you, but I failed. I have some 1904 clippings of an acid attack that I’ve found through my genealogy research — let me know if you are interested! -Erin

    • Heck yeah, we’re always up for an acid attack here at The Hope Chest. I will email you pronto.


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