Officer Sprinkle

On the chance that something related to our favorite police officer had been added to the Library of Congress archives, we ran a quick search this weekend, and sure enough ... something came up. Be...

Thanks to the tweet below, we came across an amazing photo of Officer Sprinkle and his brother. Dunno if word ever got to @GhostsofDC or @timkrepp - TWO Sprinkle brothers were MPD officers, J.L. and ...

Washington Post obituaries - January 4th, 1933

Here is the obituary for Raymond B. Sprinkle, the son of our favorite policeman, Officer Sprinkle. Thanks to long-time GoDCer John for sending this one in.

You all have been waiting a long, long time for this. So have we. Thanks to one of our GoDC fans, we have in our possession, the biography of Officer Sprinkle from the 1908 Metropolitan Police ...

Circa 1902. "The Waldorf-Astoria, New York." The original, and somewhat forbidding, Waldorf at Fifth Avenue and 34th Street. (Shorpy)

Our favorite officer and the patron saint of Ghosts of DC, Officer Sprinkle, took a trip up to New York City with a group of 21 contest winners from The Washington Post. Twenty-one winners in the Post...

Capitol Hill Haunts - Tim Krepp

This is the first guest post by GoDCer Tim. Given that we have "ghosts" in our name and with today being Halloween, it's appropriate to have a post about the paranormal. Also, don't forget to check ou...

dude on metro in costume (via andrescavelier.posterous.com)

We would be doing GoDCers a disservice if we did not compile a list of the top five GoDC-related customers for Halloween. These are some of the most colorful characters that we have come across in the...

scavenger hunt prize: an Officer Sprinkle shirt

You're back from lunch. It's raining. You're a little sleepy and counting the hours until happy hour. Am I right? What you need is something to entertain you ... a little competition with other GoDC...

1320 Florida Ave. NE - the Sprinkle family home

To satisfy your hunger for more Officer Sprinkle, I took a look into where he lived in 1900. At the time, he was 34 years old, had been married to his wife Teresa for 10 years and had been working...

Okay ... trivia time to kick off the Saturday update! The first person to either post on our Facebook wall or Tweet the answer to @GhostsofDC will get a free Officer Sprinkle t-shirt. The answer to...

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