publication date: Sunday, August 5, 2018 (part of Summer 2018)

category: Crime

clue: Her ancestors fled Europe aboard the most famous ship to settle the New World, but she was in the very illegal business of bringing people together, not apart.

explanation: Barrows was the "Mayflower Madam" whose high-priced prostitution business made headlines in the 1980s. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, Chris Lemler, and Matthew Preston


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