A Very Irish Murder (in Cincinnati)

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In April 1894 Cincinnati's Irish Amercian community was rocked by a shocking and brutal murder. It was so scandalous that many newspapers in Ireland refused to even mention it, even though both the victim and the perpetrator were both Irish.

In this podcast you will hear the extraordinary story of Mollie Gilmartin unearthed for the first time in over a century...

Thanks to Muireann Hogan for her narration.

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