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Purvis, MS -- U.S. city in Mississippi
Population (2000): 2164
Housing Units (2000): 844
Land area (2000): 3.927256 sq. miles (10.171545 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.012327 sq. miles (0.031927 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 3.939583 sq. miles (10.203472 sq. km)
FIPS code: 60480
Located within: Mississippi (MS), FIPS 28
Location: 31.142616 N, 89.407724 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 39475
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Purvis, MS

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Jericho has altered little since the events described in these chapters, although the curious visitor will no longer find Canal Reach marked upon the street map, for the site of the narrow little lane in which Ms Scott and Mr Jackson met their deaths is now straddled by a new block of flats, in which Mrs Purvis (together with Graymalkin) is happily resettled, and where one of her neighbours is the polymath who once regaled Morse on the history of Jericho and who is now a mature student reading Environmental Studies at London University.

Purvis later obtained a sinecure of sorts, as a founding member of the Hell's Angels.

I want to thank them all: Deborah Bush, Susan Collins, Gary Foulk, John Keller, Jimmie Purvis, Emily Robison, Rob Seibert, Dana Simmons, Richard Stalcup, Rhonda Wilson.

Melvin Purvis, the super G-man of the thirties, shot himself with his own service pistol in 1959.