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December 2002
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Win Tickets to the Barristers Ball!


 
 
 

Win two free tickets to the Denver Bar Association’s annual Barristers Benefit Ball, which will be held on Saturday, April 26, 2003, at the Hyatt Regency Tech Center.

This year’s theme, “Puttin’ on the Ritz,” pays homage to the Roaring 20s. At right are some questions surrounding that decade’s trivia. The first person who answers all of the questions correctly will win two free tickets.

In case of a tie, the winner will be drawn by lot. Entries will be judged on Jan. 31 and the winner will be notified by phone on Feb. 4. Fax your answers to Karen Bries at (303) 861-5274.

NAME:_____________________________

PHONE:____________________________

   

1. Who was the last lawyer to defend Sacco and Vanzetti?


    a
    . Fred H. Moore
    b.
    Felix Frankfurter
    c.
    William Thompson
    d
    . Al Franken

2. "Read Your Bible Daily!" was hung on the side of a courthouse in this 1925 famous trial? ____________________

3. The DBA Docket Committee strives to be like this 1920s literary group who would meet at this hotel:


    a
    . Algonquin
    b.
    Beacon
    c.
    Best Western
    d.
    Lexington
 
 

4. "Anybody who robbed banks or fought the law were really living out some secret fantasies on a large part of the public," was said about no goodniks:


    a.
    Sacco and Vanzetti
    b.
    Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow
    c.
    George "Bugs" Moran
    d.
    Al Capone

5. The president of the Colorado Bar Association in 1923-1924 was:


    a.
    W. W. Platt
    b.
    James M. Pughe
    c.
    Robert S. Gast
    d.
    David L. Wood

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