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"The Rector & the Rogue" | Ask Trinity Archives

November 12, 2021

Exactly 53 years ago this week, the New York Times printed a story called “The Rector and the Rogue,” recalling a 19th-century practical joke that dominated the attention of New Yorkers for more than a month. The target of that joke was the Rector of Trinity Church Wall Street, the Rev. Morgan Dix.

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