Sat, Jul 09

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Jaffrey

Deep Water book launch

A brutal murder. An unsolved crime. A secret kept hidden for 100 years.

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Deep Water book launch

Time & Location

Jul 09, 10:00 AM

Jaffrey, Jaffrey Civic Center, 40 Main St, Jaffrey, NH 03452, USA

About the event

In the waning days of World War I, William K. Dean was brutally murdered, his body hog-tied and dumped in a rainwater cistern on his farm in the quiet town of Jaffrey, New Hampshire. Was the murderer his wife, suffering from dementia? Was it his best friend, a politically powerful judge? Or was it a former tenant, suspected by many of being a German spy? Kenneth M. Sheldon will read from Deep Water – Murder, Scandal and Intrigue in a New England Town,

the first in-depth examination into the murder and its aftermath in the town of Jaffrey.

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