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169652

Best FRANKIE YALE Uale Gangster ASSASSINATION Al Sacrface Capone 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392206330086

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 2, 1928 * Frankie Yale (Uale) assassination (1st report) * Gangster - gangland wars of the 1920's * Best title to be had ? - rare as such The front page has a one column heading: "Slay Importer of Killers for Chicago Gangs" Photo of Uale is on the back page. First report coverage on the assassination of gangster Frankie Yale (Uale). He was a associate of Al Capone. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 4... See More  

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Ends February 01, 2019 14:37

$72.00
169565

JACK 'LEGS' DIAMOND Gangster Mob Mafia MURDER Prohibition Era 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392201410948

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 19, 1931 * Jack "Legs" Diamond assassination (1st report) The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "HUNT ASSASSINS OF DIAMOND IN N. Y. BADLANDS" with subhead: "Gangster Ambushed in Own Bedroom" and two photos. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small bi... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2019 15:32

$56.00
169563

Best Gangster Boss AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Tax Evasion Trial 1931 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392201409929

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 13, 1931 * Al 'Scarface' Capone - gangster - mob boss * Famous tax evasion trial w/ much testimony * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a one column heading regarding the two-week long trial of notorious gangster Al "Scarface" Capone: "CAPONE'S TRAIL OF GOLD TRACED IN LUXURY SALES" with subhead. (see) Lengthy coverage with testimony continues on page 8 with related photo. Photo of Capone outside the federal building is on the back page. (see) This was one of the most famous criminal trials of the 20th century, and certainly of the Prohibition era. Al Capone was the head of the most profitable crime syndicate of his era and mastermind of the 1929 "St. Valentine'... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2019 15:30

$67.00
169562

Jewish Mobster DUTCH SCHULTZ NYC Beer Baron SHOT Assassination 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392201409754

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 25, 1935 * Arthur Dutch Schultz Flegenheimer shot dead A one column heading on the front page reads: "7 DIE BY GUN IN N. YORK WAVE OF LAWLESSNESS" with subhead: "Schultz, 2 Policemen Latest Victims" Photo of Schultz is on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as su... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2019 15:29

$62.00
169537

Best CHICAGO GANGLAND WARS Al 'Scarface' Capone Era - Prohibition 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392201365982

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 18, 1931 * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a great banner headline concerning the gangland wars in Chicago that reads: "GANGSTER NO. 7 TO U. S. CELL" with subheads. Nice for display. Photo of Guzik is on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whet... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2019 14:04

$68.00
169528

Best JACK Machine Gun McGURN Al Capone's Hit Man IN CUSTODY 1936 Chi. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372548356760

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Aug. 28, 1933 * Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn * St. Valentine's Day Massacre fame * Al 'Scarface' Capone hit man * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a nice banner headline: "McGURN FACES KIDNAP QUIZ" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. McGurn was the main hit man for Al Capone during the gangster heyday of the 1920's. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner hea... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2019 13:58

$87.00
169524

Best JOHN DINGBAT OBERTA Chicago Mobster Gangster ASSASSINATION 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392201360819

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 6, 1930 * John "Dingbat" Oberta assassination * Chicago gangster and beer baron * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a great banner headline: "SLAY DINGBAT OBERTA, PAL" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Four related photos are on the back page. He was one of the many Chicago politicians who turned to crime. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headli... See More  

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Ends January 25, 2019 13:54

$88.00
169396

Best AL 'SCARFACE' CAPONE Taking Control of Chicago UNIONS Racket 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392196973251

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, April 20, 1930 * Al 'Scarface' Capone seizing control of Chicago * Racketeering unions - best title to be had (rare) The front page has a one column heading: "CAPONE SEIZING UNIONS IN DRIVE FOR CITY POWER" with subhead. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete 1st section only with all 26 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2019 15:42

$67.00
169386

JOHN DILLINGER Bank Robber & Evelyn Frechette to Wed ? 1934 Chicago IL Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392196970131

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 17, 1934 * re. bank robber John Dillinger * To wed girlfriend Evelyn Frechette ? * Eyewtiness account of shootout w/ police * About 2 months prior to his death The front page has a one column heading: "Dillinger Girl Tells Plan to Wed Outlaw". (see) Dillinger would be assassinated in Chicago about two months later. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2019 15:37

$52.00
169385

Best CHICAGO GANGLAND WARS Al 'Scarface' Capone Era - Prohibition 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372541342967

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 19, 1930 * Chicago gangland wars * Al 'Scarface' Capone era * Prohibition & great depression * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a great banner headline concerning the gangland wars in Chicago that reads: "TRAPPED AS HE SETS BOMB" with subheads. Nice for display. Two related photos are on the back page. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Wh... See More  

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Ends January 18, 2019 15:35

$56.00
169354

Best LOUIS "Two Gun" ALTERIE Gangster War Assassination 1935 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392196344198

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 19, 1935 * Louis 'Two Gun' Alterie death (1st report) * Chicago gangland war -gangsters * Best title to be had - rare as such The front page has a great banner headline: "KILL ALTERIE IN LABOR FEUD" with subheads. Nice for display. More on the following page with related photos and diagram. More related photos are on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! ... See More  

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Ends January 17, 2019 15:49

$167.00
169323

Best FOX LAKE MASSACRE Chicago IL Gangsters Bugs Moran AL CAPONE 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372539737275

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 2, 1930 * Fox Lake Massacre (1st report) * Chicago gangland gangster war * Al 'Scarface' Capone vs. George 'Bugs' Moran ? * Best title to be had (very rare as such) The front page has a great banner headline: "WAR OVER RURAL BEER; KILL 3" with subheads that include: "Machine Guns Rake Fox Lake Hotel" Nice for display. Related photos are on the back page. (see) First report coverage on the Fox Lake, Illinois gangster raid which many consider to be a retaliation for the infamous St. Valentines' Day massacre. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago... See More  

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Ends January 17, 2019 09:39

$225.00
169311

Best EUGENE RED McLAUGHLIN Chicago Gangster Mobster Hit KILLED 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392196122797

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, June 8, 1930 * Eugene "Red" McLaughlin's last swim * Gangster - mobster - "Slaughter Week" The front page has a five column headline: "'Red' McLaughlin Found Murdered" with subheads. (see) First report coverage continues on page 4 with 3 related photos. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional hold... See More  

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Ends January 17, 2019 09:30

$62.00
169308

Best JAKE LINGLE Chicago Tribune Reporter Al Capone Gangsters KILL1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372539723150

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 10, 1930 * Jake Lingle assassination (1st report) * Chicago Tribune reporter * Al 'Scarface Capone - Gangsters * Best title to be had (very rare as such) The front page has a great banner headline: "OFFER $30,000 FOR ASSASSIN" with subheads that include: "GUNMAN SLAYS ALFRED LINGLE IN I. C. SUBWAY" Nice for display. Lengthy first report coverage continues on page 2. Related photos are on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Grea... See More  

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Ends January 17, 2019 09:27

$188.00
169271

Best TERRY "MACHINE GUN" DRUGGAN Valley Gang Mobster JAIL 1931 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372535651058

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 27, 1932 * Terry "Machine Gun" Druggan jailed * Irish-American mobster - gangster * Valley Gang leader - Chicago gangland * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a great banner headline: "DRUGGAN TAKEN TO U. S. CELL" with subheads and small related photo. Nice for display. Photo of Druggan covering face is on the back page. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic... See More  

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Ends January 13, 2019 14:11

$97.00
169214

Gangster JASMES BELCASTRO King of the Bombers CONVICTED 1933 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372534574338

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO SUNDAY TRIBUNE, Sept. 10, 1933 * James "Mad Bomber" Belcastro convicted * "King of the Bombers" - Pineapple Primary fame * Chicago Outfit gangster - best title to be had The front page has a five column heading: "Jury Convicts 'King of the Bomber'" with subheads. (see) Photo of Belcastro is on page 17. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete 1st section only with all 24 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality new... See More  

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Ends January 12, 2019 14:51

$56.00
169049

Post JACK ZUTA ASSASSINATION Al Capone & Bugs Moran Gangland War 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392188910598

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 22, 1930 * Chicago gangland war * George 'Bugs' Moran * Al 'Scarface' Capone * re. Jack Zuta's assassination The front page has a nice banner headline: "EMPTY ZUTA BOX; NEW NAMES" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Lengthy text continues on the following page. Photos of two check facsimiles are on the back. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hangi... See More  

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Ends January 06, 2019 14:55

$47.00
168977

Best The Kidnapping of Little BILLY RANIERI Set Free in 1928 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392187891500

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 19, 1928 * Billy Ranieri set free by mafia * Chicago Kidnapping w/ photos * Best title to be had (rare) The front page has a great banner headline: "BOY SET FREE BY KIDNAPPERS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Related photos are on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, these events are s... See More  

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Ends January 05, 2019 09:33

$52.00
168949

FLOYD HAMILTION Bonnie & Clyde Gang - Public Enemy # 1 CAPTURED 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392187821776

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, August 22, 1938 * Floyd Hamilton capture * Public enemy # 1 * Bonnie and Clyde fame The front page has a five column heading: "Outlaws Elude G-Men; Taken by Cops" with subheads. (see) Reporting continues on page 8 with related map. Nice photo of Hamilton is on the back page. First report coverage on the capture of the last of the Bonnie & Clyde gang, Floyd Hamilton. He was also public enemy # 1 at the time. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Great... See More  

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Ends January 05, 2019 07:20

$44.00
168947

Best JAMES "FUR" SAMMONS Chicago Gangland Gangster SENTENCING 1930 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372526172086

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 25, 1930 * James "Fur" Sammons sentencing * Chicago gangland psychopath * Al 'Scarface' Capone madman The front page has a great banner headline: "PLAN LIFE TERM FOR 'ENEMY'" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, these events are sure to capture the flavor of this infamo... See More  

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Ends January 05, 2019 07:19

$72.00
168943

Best AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE To Plead Guilty for TAX EVASION 1931 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372525286551

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 16, 1931 * Al "Scarface" Capone - gangster - mob boss * The beginning of the end of his criminal career * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a five column heading: "Capone in Court Today; Plea in Doubt" with subhead: "Police Squads Will Guard Gang Leader" Related photo is on the back page. Capone would plead guilty for tax evasion on this day. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with al... See More  

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Ends January 04, 2019 14:51

$77.00
168935

JACK LEGS DIAMOND Prohibition Era Irish Gangster Boss SHOT 1931 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392187326021

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 27, 1931 * Jack 'Legs' Diamond shot * New York City gangster The front page has a one column heading: "Legs Diamond Wounded by Mystery Shot" (see) Photo of Diamond is on the back page. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, 4 small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends January 04, 2019 14:46

$42.00
168934

Best BUGS MORAN GANG Captured re. Jake Lingle Murder 1930 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392187325888

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 1, 1930 * re. Jake Lingle's assassination * Chicago Tribune reporter * George "Bugs" Moran gang The front page has a great banner headline: "TRAP 15 IN LINGLE RAIDS" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Two related photos are on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, these events are sure to c... See More  

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Ends January 04, 2019 14:45

$56.00
168883

Best TERRY "MACHINE GUN" DRUGGAN Valley Gang Mobster RAID 1930 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392186454830

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 7, 1930 * Terry "Machine Gun" Druggan * Irish-American mobster - gangster * Valley Gang leader - Chicago gangland * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a nice banner headline: "RAID DRUGGAN'S HOTEL SUITE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, the... See More  

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Ends January 03, 2019 10:06

$78.00
168751

re. ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE Probe in NYC - Capone vs. Moran 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392182073909

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Jan. 18, 1930 * re. St. Valentine's Day massacre * Investigation hits New York City The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "NEW YORK GANG BULLETS LINKED WITH MASSACRE" with subhead. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding ho... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:26

$44.00
168748

ROCCO DeGRAZIA Al "Scarface" Capone Gangster Tax Evasion Sentence 1935 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392182070009

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Feb. 6, 1935 * Rocco DeGrazia sentenced * Al "Scarface" Capone gangster The top of page 10 has a one column heading: "GANGSTER GETS 18 MONTH TERM FOR TAX EVASION" with subhead and small photo of DeGrazia. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Fou... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:21

$42.00
168729

JACK 'LEGS' DIAMOND Shot 5 Times New York City NYC Irish GANGSTER 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516853880

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SPRINGFIELD UNION, October 13, 1930 * Jack 'Legs' Diamond shot 5 times * New York City Gangster The top of the front page has four column headline: "'LEGS' DIAMOND SHOT DOWN IN NEW YORK HOTEL ROOM; REFUSES TO NAME GUNMAN" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and and minor wear at the margins, generally nice. source: wikipedia: Jack "Legs" Diamond (1897-December 18, 1931), aka Gentleman Jack, was a famous Irish-American gangster in New York City during the Prohibition era. A bootlegger and close associate of gambler Arnold Rothstein, Diamond survived a number of attempts on his life between 1919 and 1931, causing him to be known as the ... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2018 09:06

$47.00
168717

PROHIBITION ENDING Beer & Wine Returning Franklin D. Roosevelt 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516827771

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 22, 1933 * Prohibition ending - beer & wine returning * Franklin D. Roosevelt - FDR * Cullen-Harrison Act the front page has a one column heading: "Beer Sale to Start April 7 in Wet States" thus ending Prohibition. Related photo is on the back page. Nice to have from Chicago, the center of crime resulting from prohibition. Complete with all 30 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for the requirements of institutional holdings consequently in great condition. Four small binding holes at the blank spine.

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:48

$40.00
168715

Great AL BRADY GANG Bandits Goodland Indiana Bank Robbery ESCAPE 1937 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372516824813

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 26, 1937 * Al Brady Gang escape * Goodland, Indiana * Bank robbery The front page has a great banner headline: "CIRCLE INDIANA KILLER GANG" with subhead. Nice for display. A few related photos on the back page including one of Al Brady. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, these events are sure to capture t... See More  

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Ends December 28, 2018 08:43

$138.00
168646

JACK Machine Gun McGURN Al Capone's Hit Man Gunman Murder 1936 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372515632520

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, February 17, 1936 * Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn assassination * St. Valentine's Day Massacre fame * Al 'Scarface' Capone hit man * Best title to be had - very rare as such The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "AUTO OF M'GURN, SOUGHT SINCE, IS FOUND" with subhead. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 28 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutiona... See More  

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Ends December 27, 2018 06:58

$52.00
168522

Best RALPH "BOTTLES" CAPONE Gangster Starts 3 Yrs. Prison 1932 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372507388311

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 7, 1931 * Ralph Capone starts 3 year term * Chicago gangland gangster - mobster * Best title to be had - very rare as such The ftpg. has a one column heading: "RALPH CAPONE GOES TO PRISON FOR TAX TERM" with subhead. (see) Related photo on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 32 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In g... See More  

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Ends December 19, 2018 15:10

$62.00
168461

Best JOHN SCALISE Chicago Outfit Al Scarface Capone Hitman ARREST 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372503160638

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 7, 1929 * John Scalise arrested (1st report) * Al Capone - Chicago Outfit hitmen * re. Saint Valentine's Day Massacre * Best title to be had - very rare as such The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "SCALISI, CAPONE BODYGUARD, HELD IN GANG KILLING" with subhead: "Identified as Massacre Slayer, Police Say" (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 40 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on v... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2018 14:43

$57.00
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SAM 'GOLF BAG' HUNT Al 'Scarface' Capone Enforcer ARREST 1930 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392174019397

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Nov. 10, 1930 * Sam "Golf Bag" Hunt arrested for vagrancy * Al "Scarface" Capone - Chicago Outfit hitman * Probably only reported in a Chicago publication The front page has a one column heading: "Capture Hunt, Capone's Aid, Sipping Soda" Photo of hunt is on the back page. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper". Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for instituti... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2018 14:42

$52.00
168412

JACK LEGS DIAMOND Gangster BOOTLEGGING Prohibition Trial Ends 1931 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392173751973

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 8, 1931 * Jack 'Legs' Diamond * Irish American gangster * Bootlegging trial ends The front page has a one column heading: "DIAMOND CASE GOES TO THE JURY TODAY" with subheads. (see) Lengthy text continues on page 14. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic. Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers ... See More  

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Ends December 15, 2018 07:03

$40.00
168247

GEORGE 'BUGS' MORAN Chicago Prohibition Era Gangster TRIAL Begins 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495998626

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Dec. 10, 1930 * George 'Bugs' Moran trial begins * Chicago Prohibition Gangster The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "MORAN'S CRIMES TOLD TO JURY S TRIAL BEGINS" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the beginning of George 'Bugs' Moran's trial for vagrancy. Probably only found in a Chicago publication. Rare as such. Complete with all 38 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:45

$52.00
168240

END OF PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal BEER RETURNS in IA CT NH 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372495991306

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 21, 1933 * End of Prohibition - repeal * Iowa - Connecticut - New Hampshire * Beer - liquor returns The front page has a great banner headline: "IOWA VOTES FOR DRY REPEAL" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the states of Iowa, Connecticut and New Hampshire ratifying the repeal of prohibition. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Complete with all 34 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.

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Ends December 08, 2018 15:39

$47.00
167977

LEO VINCENT BROTHERS Jake Lingle Murder Trial GUILTY 1931 Chicago Trib Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392163083572

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 4, 1931 * Leo Vincent Brothers found guilty * Chicago Tribune reporter Jake Lingle murder * Best title to be had - very rare as such * Exploited by Al 'Scarface' Capone ? The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIND LEO BROTHERS GUILTY" with subheads. (see) Lengthy 1st report coverage continues inside with a few related photos on the back page. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, ... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2018 14:38

$77.00
167974

Best GEORGE "RED" BARKER Gangland War Gangster Murder 1932 Chicago IL Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392163080450

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, June 17, 1932 * Gangster George "Red" Barker assassination * Chicago gangland wars during prohibition * Best title to be had - very rare as such The front page has a five column heading: "Machine Gunners Kill 'Red' Barker" with subheads. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, these events are sure to capture ... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2018 14:36

$57.00
166228

END OF PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal BEER RETURNS in Alabama 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392112507308

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 19, 1933 * End of Prohibition - repeal * Alabama & Arkansas * Beer - liquor returns The top of the front page has a two column headline: "REPEAL WINS IN ALABAMA AND ARKANSAS BY 3 TO 2; LARGE WET VOTE IN CITIES" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the states of Alabama and Arkansas ratifying the repeal of prohibition. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy i... See More  

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Ends September 27, 2018 15:32

$57.00
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ST. VALENTINE'S DAY MASSACRE Al Capone Moran Chicago Gangster War 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392098420939

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 15, 1929 * St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1st report) * George 'Bugs' Moran & Al 'Scarface' Capone The top of the front page has a three line, two column headline announcing one of the more infamous events of the gangster era: "7 CHICAGO GANGSTERS SLAIN BY FIRING SQUAD OF RIVALS, SOME IN POLICE UNIFORMS". Subheads include: "Victims Lined Up In Row" "Hands Up, Faces to Wall of Garage Rendezvous, They Are Mowed Down" "All Took It For A Raid" "Four Machine Gun Executioners, Wearing Badges, Made Swift Escape in Automobile" "Moran's Staff Wiped Out" and more. The report carries over to page 2 offering much detail of the event. This is one of the most infamous... See More  

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Ends September 08, 2018 14:15

$655.00
165209

George MACHINE GUN KELLY Prohibition Era Gangster Captured 1933 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372372057630

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE TIMES-PICAYUNE, New Orleans, Sept. 27, 1933. * George Machine Gun Kelly * Captured in Memphis Tennessee The front page has a two column heading: "'Machine Gun' Kelly, Wife Deny Guilt in Hearing Held Under Strong Guard" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the capture of George 'Machine Gun' Kelly. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning, some spine wear, generally very nice.

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Ends August 16, 2018 14:51

$44.00
154413

VANNIE HIGGINS Prohibition Bootlegger NYC Irish Mobster SHOT 1932 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 371967993957

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 19, 1932 * Vannie Higgins shot (killed) * NYC mobster - prohibition bootlegger * "Brooklyn's Last Irish Boss" The front page has a one column heading: "VANNIE HIGGINS SHOT; DAUGHTER, 7, ALSO HIT" with subheads. (see) He would die on this day from his wounds. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this event. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 32 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost... See More  

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Ends June 25, 2018 08:29

$38.00
163236

CHARLES BIRGER Prohibition Era Gangster Bootlegger EXECUTION 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392024445833

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 20, 1928 * Gangster Charles Birger hanging - execution * Prohibition era bootlegger - charged w/ murder Page 25 has a smaller one column heading: "Last Illinois Hanging Sends Birger To Doom" with subhead. (see) First report coverage the execution of Charles Birger for the murder of Mayor Joseph Adams. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 48 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the ... See More  

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Ends May 20, 2018 15:25

$45.00
163209

ENDING PROHIBITION 18th Amendment Repeal Liquor & BEER to RETURN 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392023656671

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 17, 1933 * 18th Amendment - prohibition * Senate votes to repeal - 21st Amendment The top of the front page has a two column headline: "SENATE VOTES DRY REPEAL BY CONVENTIONS IN STATES; HOUSE WILL ACT MONDAY" with subheads. Much more on page 13 including a banner headline and loads of text. (see) First report coverage on the United States Senate approving the repeal of prohibition. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen co... See More  

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Ends May 19, 2018 15:22

$92.00
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GEORGE 'BUGS' MORAN Chicago Prohibition Era Gangster ARRESTED 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392001566156

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Massachusetts, July 12, 1932 * George 'Bugs' Moran arrested * Chicago Prohibition Gangster The front page has a one column heading: "'Bugs' Moran Held For Quiz In Gang Slaying" See image for text here. Other news of the day. Complete with all12 pages, generally nice.

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Ends April 15, 2018 15:31

$33.00
161029

PROHIBITION COMES TO AN END Beer & Liquor Returns to St. Louis MO 1933 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372214618614

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 4 only, April 9, 1933 * Prohibition ends in St. Louis * Beer returns - legal liquor The front page has a two column headline: "CAPITAL STUDIES REPEAL; PRESIDENT REMAINS MUM" with subheads. (see) Page 7 of this section has a one column heading: "ST. LOUIS HAILS BEER AS TRADE REVIVIFIER" with subheads & related photo. (see) This was the Cullen-Harrison Act which allowed for the sale of 3.2% beer throughout the nation on April 7. The full end of Prohibition would come on Dec. 5 with the ratification of the 21st Amendment. Complete section 4 only with all 8 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends March 07, 2018 15:16

$34.00
160995

PROHIBITION COMES TO AN END Beer & Liquor Returns DRY No More 1933 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372212112351

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 9, 1933 * Prohibition ends * Beer returns * Legal liquor The front page has a one column heading: "$10,000,000 REVENUE FROM BEER IN A DAY" with subheads. (see) The Cullen-Harrison Act which allowed for the sale of 3.2% beer throughout the nation was put into law just 2 days earlier. The full end of Prohibition would come on Dec. 5 with the ratification of the 21st Amendment. Complete 1st section only with all 32 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, otherwise good.

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Ends March 04, 2018 15:40

$40.00
160553

GROVER WHALEN New York City Police Commissioner PROHIBITION ERA 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 391964771395

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 9 only, December 23, 1928 * Grover Whalen - New York City guru * Becomes NYPD Police Commissioner * Prohibition - gangster era The front page of this section has a banner headline: "THE HUGE TASK OF POLICING THE CITY; The New Commissioner Takes Hold of the Complex Organization at Headquarters and Grapples With the Problem of the Gangster, Who Has Made the Work of Protecting New York More Difficult" with four related photos including one of Whalen. (see) Nice for display. Other topics throughout. Complete section 9 only with all 10 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends February 18, 2018 07:43

$32.00
160368

DIAMOND JOE ESPOSITO Chicago Prohibition Gangster Mobster MURDER 1928 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372191715556

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 24, 1928 * Diamond Joe Esposito assassination * Prohibition-era Chicago gangster - mobster Page 19 has a one column heading: "FIND ALIBIS FALSE IN CHICAGO KILLING" with subheads. (see) Coverage of the assassination of Diamond Joe Esposito, prohibition-era Chicago gangster & Republican ward boss. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 36 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscriber... See More  

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Ends February 10, 2018 15:42

$40.00
160150

MUSKEGON MICHIGAN George 'Dutch' Anderson Gangster Shootout DEATH 1925 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 372178268529

Shown is an original & historic old newspaper, offered to enhance your collectible interest: SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, November 2, 1925 * George "Dutch" Anderson killed * Prohibition era criminal * Gerald Chapman comrade The top of the front page has a two column headline: "'Dutch' Anderson Killed In Gun Fight by Detective He Had Fatally Wounded" with subhead and photo. (see) First report coverage on the gunfight between police and Anderson at Muskegon, Michigan. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 18 pages, light toning with a little wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends January 27, 2018 15:50

$47.00
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