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This article was prepared using the court transcripts of the witnesses and the written statements of Santo Zanza, Fillippo DeMarco, Lorenzo Cali, Angelo Guista, Vincenzo Cona and Salvatore DeMarco.

Armenia, Roberta Ossining Historical Society, Ossining, New York

Augustowski, Nancy. Yorktown Museum, Yorktown Heights, New York.

Captain Benedetto, Mark. Department of Environmental Protection Police, City of New York

Kiederer, Linda, Vice-President Yorktown Historical Society Records Management Clerk, Yorktown Heights, New York

Lazansky, Elyse; Assistant District Attorney Westchester County, New York who provided assistance in the preparation of this article.

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Mckenzie, Nora. Westchester County Archives, Elmsford, New York

New Rochelle Paragraph, "Sentenced to Death!" (December 8, 1911)

New Rochelle Pioneer, "Hall Murderers Electrocuted." (August 17, 1912).

New Rochelle Standard Star, "Five Indicted for Croton Lake Murder" (November 17, 1911)

New York Times, "Fear of Rescuers at Murder Trial." (November 28, 1911), "Convict Two More for Croton Murder" (November 29, 1911), " Five to Death Chair for Croton Murder" (December 6, 1911).

Ossining Democratic Register, "Croton Lake Murderers Confess." (November 18, 1911).

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