The Eastern New Mexico News - Serving Clovis, Portales and the Surrounding Communities

Remembering a sleuth and a storyteller

 

David Stevens

Editor

Last week’s passing of eastern New Mexico historian Lynn Moncus brings to mind one of our region’s more notorious homicide investigations.

The “matchbook murder” case began in the fall of 1951, when authorities claimed an Army des...



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