Harold J. Berney: Post-Conviction Documents and Articles

After his conviction, Harold J. Berney was the subject of a few other period articles. Here's a collection of the ones we were able to find scanned. The sizes vary, so some scrolling and enlargement will be needed to read some of them.

This 4-page 1959 FBI document is the only known surviving part of Berney's larger file.

FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, Volume 28, No. 11, Nov. 1959

This Week magazine, May 21, 1961

''The Swindler From Outer Space" by J. Edgar Hoover.

Pittsburgh Post- Gazette, Nov. 20, 1961,
"A Space Age Confidence Man" by Vince Johnson

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