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One of the first documented outbreaks of the 1918 influenza pandemic happened in San Quentin State Prison, the infamous and overpopulated penitentiary where Johnny Cash sang.ON SURVIVING—AND LEAVING—PRISON DURING A PANDEMICSARAH SCOLESJANUARY 21, 2021POPULAR SCIENCE
There is nothing like it among us at the present day except within the melancholy precincts of the penitentiary.THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
He didn't think the penitentiary the place for them, and would not have the convicts contaminated by them.PORTRAIT AND BIOGRAPHY OF PARSON BROWNLOW, THE TENNESSEE PATRIOTWILLIAM GANNAWAY BROWNLOW
In the three months of penitentiary life I have learned many things.PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
We are requiring heavy bail and asking for imprisonment in the penitentiary in case of conviction.FIGHTING THE TRAFFIC IN YOUNG GIRLSVARIOUS
In a remote state of the West there is a respectable and successful farmer, who was once sentenced to the penitentiary for life.THOUGHTS ON EDUCATIONAL TOPICS AND INSTITUTIONSGEORGE S. BOUTWELL
He was going back to serve his eighteen years in the penitentiary and was remaining jovial.MY WONDERFUL VISITCHARLIE CHAPLIN
But all the time I couldn't help thinking that he must go back to the penitentiary for eighteen years.MY WONDERFUL VISITCHARLIE CHAPLIN
And he is going back to the penitentiary to spend eighteen of the most wonderful years of his life!MY WONDERFUL VISITCHARLIE CHAPLIN
If papa ever did half the naughty things they say he does he'd be in the penitentiary good and tight.A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON

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