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Sing Sing

(sĭng′ sĭng′)
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Sing Sing

n
(Placename) a prison in New York State, in Ossining
[variant of Ossining]
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Sing Sing

(ˈsɪŋ ˌsɪŋ)
n.
a state prison at Ossining, New York.
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The government's deadly game of chicken ended on 19, when died the electric chair new nike nfl jerseys at Sing Sing prison.
On Friday, June 19, 1953, after President Dwight Eisenhower denied their final appeal for clemency, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were executed at Sing Sing Prison in Ossining, New York.
‎With 35 years' experience on more than 2000 cultural projects, Lord Cultural Resources, based in New York, has been appointed consultants for the Sing Sing Prison Museum project.
Richard Whitney, president of the New York Stock Exchange, served a term in the Sing Sing Prison. Albert Fall, member of the President's Cabinet, was pardoned from prison to die at home.
In America, his exploits gave rise to a catchphrase for the gullible "And if you believe that, I have a bridge to sell you!" Parker was convicted of fraud three times and in 1928 was sentenced to life in Sing Sing Prison, where he died in 1936.
"I was doing a concert at Sing Sing prison in New York with Billy, Perry Farrell, Jerry Cantrell and Don Was," Kramer remembers.
atomic secrets to the Soviet Union, were executed at Sing Sing Prison in Ossining, New York.
In 1938, this scion of the Wall Street Establishment was escorted in handcuffs by armed guards onto a train that delivered to him Sing Sing prison, where he served a little over three years for his misdeeds.
It was a fait accompli; Larkin was convicted, received a sentence of five to ten years, and was removed to Sing Sing prison. He was later pardoned, on the condition that he leave the country.
does outreach to New York's Sing Sing Prison through Carnegie Hall, the public affairs section and festival leaders pushed delicately but hard to get the band inside a Zimbabwean prison.
(In his typically fair-minded way, however, he weaves in a sympathetic portrait of an Israeli officer.) Conover's last book, Newjack (2000), was about Sing Sing prison, and he sees a similarity between the two places.
While there were actually eight executions in this period, Gado chooses to exclude the still controversial story of Ethel Rosenberg, as she was actually prosecuted as a federal prisoner for espionage during the cold war, as well as the lesser-known 1909 case of Mary Farmer, who was the only one not executed in Sing Sing prison's notorious electric chair.