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New Jersey Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff by Peter Genovese

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Writer Peter Genovese has combed New Jersey for one-of-a-kind gems that make his home state truly unique. She was found clad in a dark green cashmere dress that had been trimmed with green feathers and a fur cape to protect from the cold. But it's not all about food. Aug 16 1979 Rahway News Record. Description Description The definitive collection of New York City's odd, wacky, and most offbeat people, places, and things, for New York City residents and anyone else who enjoys local humor and trivia with a twist.

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New Jersey curiosities : quirky characters, roadside oddities & other offbeat stuff (Book, 2011) [textresponse.net]

new jersey curiosities quirky characters roadside oddities and other offbeat stuff

Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. She is also known as The Unknown Woman or the Rahway Jane Doe. She has contributed features, profiles, and reviews to San Francisco Chronicle, Art and Antiques Magazine, California Literary Review, Colorado Review, Agence France-Presse,and Publishers Weekly. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be included. But it's not all about food.

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New Jersey Curiosities by Peter Genovese

new jersey curiosities quirky characters roadside oddities and other offbeat stuff

At the time of the murder, , one of the many controversial purported suspects according to in the slayings, was living in New York City twenty miles from the site and one could travel in roughly 35 minutes from Rahway to New York City; one historian has speculated as to the theoretical possibility of significance. Investigators had her embalmed body photographed dressed in the clothes she was found in and these images were circulated widely, but neither she nor her killer were ever identified. Meet the undisputed Weenie Queen of Garfield; a Hickory Dickory Dock clock—covering car artist; and a gas station-turned-restaurant-owning undertaker. The case of the unknown woman : the story of one of the most intriguing murder mysteries of the nineteenth century. Within these pages you will discover animal actors, the nation's oldest nudist camp, and International Castor Oil Association which is taking new members. The spine may show signs of wear. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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New York City Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat

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From Chinatown restaurants that make bubble tea to the Burger King peacock statue in Staten Island, this book will have it all. Her body lay at the side of the road in a pool of blood that had frozen in the cold. Other belongings were found in the Rahway River. A companion to the Rahway mystery. Within these pages you will discover animal actors, the nation's oldest nudist camp, and the International Castor Oil Association which is taking new members. Good: A book that has been read but is in good condition. New Jersey also claims the world's best spaghetti, nicest sandwich, and biggest ice cream cone, not to mention world-famous crabs, cheesesteaks, chili dogs, peanut brittle, and milkshakes.

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New Jersey curiosities : quirky characters, roadside oddities & other offbeat stuff (Book, 2011) [textresponse.net]

new jersey curiosities quirky characters roadside oddities and other offbeat stuff

The spine may show signs of wear. Genovese is responsible for overseeing and writing the paper's popular Munchmobile series, a weekly road trip during the summer where a team of reporters drives around the state looking for New Jersey's best hotdogs, pizza, Italian, Chinese, Mexican, ice cream, etc. Four brothers traveling to work at the felt mills by Bloodgood's Pond in early one morning found the young woman lying off Central Avenue near Jefferson Avenue several hundred feet from the Central Avenue Bridge over the. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in margins. Author Biography Lisa Montanarelli has co-authored three nonfiction books, including Strange But True San Francisco and Strange But True Chicago both Globe Pequot Press.

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New Jersey Curiosities by Peter Genovese

new jersey curiosities quirky characters roadside oddities and other offbeat stuff

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. New Jersey Curiosities : Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities and Other Offbeat Stuff by Peter Genovese A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. Winner of various state press association awards, he was also nominated for the Pulitzer Prize for his series on Rwanda.

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The Rahway Murder of 1887

new jersey curiosities quirky characters roadside oddities and other offbeat stuff

But it's not all about food. . Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Whether you were born and raised in New Jersey or are a recent transplant, Peter Genovese's home-grown humor will have you laughing out loud as he introduces you to the neighbors you never knew you had and takes you to places you never knew existed -- right in your own backyard. Cause of death by sharp and Body discovered March 25, 1887 Resting place Other names The Unknown Woman The Rahway Girl Rahway Jane Doe Height Approximately 5 ft 2 in 1.

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New Jersey Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff by Peter Genovese

new jersey curiosities quirky characters roadside oddities and other offbeat stuff

A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. G46 2003 Table Of Content Introduction Northeast New Jersey Central New Jersey South Jersey The Jersey Shore Index About the Author. She was buried in May 1887 next to the in. She had carried a basket of eggs. Her throat had been cut from ear to ear, her hands were wounded, and the entire right side of her face was extensively bruised from an administered beating. Within these pages you will discover animal actors, the nation's oldest nudist camp, and International Castor Oil Association which is taking new members.

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New Jersey curiosities : quirky characters, roadside oddities & other offbeat stuff (eBook, 2011) [textresponse.net]

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