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Title: Annette Kubiak

Description: Annette Kubiak, one of the many wives of Sigmund Engel (b. 1874), of South Bend, Indiana, who sold her home and turned over the payment to Engel after they were married and before Engel abandoned her; she is shown in 1949 while attending Engel's trial in Chicago, Illinois, where he faced charges of bigamy and fraud; Engel held the title for bigamously marrying more than 200 well-to-do middle aged women (mostly wealthy widows) throughout his long life, bilking, by his own estimate, more than $6 million from his romantic victims from 1917 to 1949, when he was brought to trial for fraud; he stated at that time: "Surely they can not punish me for loving women...I go for the fifty-seven varieties" Engel impersonate movie moguls, shipping magnates and British noblemen in his conquests of rich women; he was found guilty and, on November 9, 1949, was sentenced to two to ten years in prison at age seventy-five.

Category: Crime

Keywords: crime, criminal justice, criminology, law enforcement, bigamists, bilking, confidence games, fraud, swindlers, swindling

Orientation: Portrait

Dimensions: 1860 x 2808 (5.22 MPixels) (2:3)

Print Size: 15.7 x 23.8 cm; 6.2 x 9.4 inches

File Size: 14.96 MB (15,691,330 Bytes)

Resolution: 300 x 300 dpi

Color Depth: 16.7 million (24 BitsPerPixel)

Compression: None

Image Number: 0000001701

Source: Jay Robert Nash Collection

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