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This purse and its contents were found in a wall inside the Glencoe Library. Photo Submitted
Alan P. Henry, Freelance Reporter
12:21 am CDT July 14, 2017

As mysteries go, it wasn’t quite Miss Marple or Hercule Poirot territory. But for the past several weeks Glencoe has been buzzing about its own now-solved head scratcher — the murky story behind a half-empty black leather purse apparently lost 51 years ago and found by workmen inside the walls of the Glencoe Public Library during recent renovation work.