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Fingerprints: The World’s Fair started things

  The ice cream cone wasn't the only invention to make its mark at the 1904 World's Fair in St. Louis. Detectives from Scotland Yard - in town to guard the queen of England's crown jewels - taught St. Louis police, and many others, how to identify people by matching fingerprints. Barbara Miksicek, the librarian for the St. ...

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