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But instead he was sentenced to life imprisonment in the penitentiary at Joliet.The Mucker|Edgar Rice Burroughs
Finally he came back from Joliet and never ate nor slept until he had run McDonald down.Twenty Years a Detective in the Wickedest City in the World|Clifton R. Wooldridge
His reply was, 'Simply rusticating at Joliet, Ill., with some friends.'The Twin Hells|John N. Reynolds
"Ah, you are a real Christian—you are now," said the honest Joliet, polishing his eyeball with his coat-cuff.
I first made his acquaintance at Joliet prison, where he served a term of years for robbing a bank.Walter Sherwood's Probation|Horatio Alger