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27 year Prison escape....[edit]

J.B. King aka Clifford Pilkins was serving a Burglary semce in Ohio Penitentary when he escaped in 1917; in 1921 he entered South Dakota Penitentary to service a 2 year sentence for grand Larceny but received a life sentence tor participation in a prison break in which a guard was beaten and stabbed and the warden kidnapped; after 23 years he was freed from Prison after 23 years-only to be deported to Ohio to complete sentence there! [Toledo Blade Feb 3,1944 p.4]