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Found the two above articles on newspapers.com...the first is from 1932, the second
is from 1934..........I don't have a subscription
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James C Caton, born Missouri-1902- living in Nevada..Divorced..1940 Census.
transcriber gave him an A middle initial I think it is a C
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The majority of inmate case files were disposed of as temporary by the Bureau of Prisons. The National Archives has only a few series documenting the incarceration of individuals, which do not provide comprehensive coverage of all federal prisoners in the 1930s or any other time period. We searched the Inmate Index Cards, ca. 1930 - 1981 for U.S. Penitentiary, McNeil Island; the Comprehensive Case Files of Former Inmates Incarcerated at U.S. Penitentiary, Alcatraz, California, ca. 3/1975 - ca. 1988 (documenting ca. 1910 - ca. 1988); and the Inmate Case Files, 7/3/1895 - 11/5/1957 for U.S. Penitentiary, Leavenworth in the Records of the Bureau of Prisons (Record Group 129) but we were unable to locate a listing for him. To request search of the Index to Prisoners, 1902 - 1973 for the U.S. Penitentiary, Atlanta, please contact the National Archives at Atlanta (RE-AT) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We also located Criminal Case Files, 1911 - 1976 for U.S. District Court for the Eastern (Pocatello) Division of the District of Idaho and Criminal Case Files, 1891 - 1990 for U.S. District Court for the Southern (Boise) Division of the District of Idaho in the Records of District Courts of the United States (Record Group 21) that may have records concerning his trial. In addition, we located Investigative Case Files, 1924 - 1933 for the Bureau of Prohibition, Seattle Office in the General Records of the Department of the Treasury (Record Group 56) but his name is not listed in the file unit list. If he was a co-conspirator, he might not have been listed individually, and instead fell under the heading of “et. al.” For more information about these records, please email the National Archives at Seattle (RW-SE) at email@example.com.
Finally, we located Class 23 (Liquor Violations) Litigation Case Files and Enclosures, 1910 - 1970 in the General Records of the Department of Justice (Record Group 60) that includes the bulk of the surviving files concerning investigations of Prohibition violations. Most files are not listed individually in the Catalog. For more information, please email the National Archives at College Park - Textual Reference (RDT2) at Archives2reference@nara.gov.
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