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Feb. 15, 2012, 3:56 a.m. knickerbocker , washington irving

Diedrich Knickerbocker One day in the year 1809, a missing person advertisement appeared in several New York newspapers seeking information of a historian named Diedrich Knickerbocker. A hotel placed an advertisement that if Mr. Knickerbocker did not turn up to settle his bill, the hotel owner would ...