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Teaching the American Twenties: Exploring the Decade through Literature and Art

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Front page of the New York Evening Journal, June 24, 1926

New York Evening Journal
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In the June 24, 1926 edition of the New York Evening Journal, McPherson was front-page news when she reappeared after being missing for so long. Many of her followers proclaimed it a "miracle" and Americans throughout the country bought up newspapers to find out the latest on the kidnapping.

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