Puddnhead Wilson . Poster For A Dramatised Version Of Mark Twain S Novel By Fran ...
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Description: Puddnhead Wilson . Poster for a dramatised version of Mark Twain s novel by Frank Mayo . First published as a novel in 1894 . The identification of a criminal by means of thumbprints in this play led to the adoption of this system by the New York police . Samuel Langhorne Clemens / Mark Twain : American author , 30 November 1835 – 21 April 1910 .