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Item # 568196
October 26, 1935
THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, October 26, 1935
* Arthur Dutch Schultz Flegenheimer assassination
* Best title to have in
This 34 page newspaper has a one column headline on the front page that include: "7 GANGSTERS SEIZE SCHULTZ RACKETS; FOURTH AIDE DIES" "Johnny Torrio, Former Chicago Thug, Reported New Ruler of 'Big Six' Outlaws Here" "Wife of Slain Leader, Trapped in Lie...." and more. (see) More on page 6. Nice to have in this famous NYC title.
Other news of the day throughout. Rag edition in great condition.
wikipedia note: Dutch Schultz (August 6, 1902 – October 24, 1935) was a New York City-area gangster of the 1920s and '30s. Born Arthur Flegenheimer into a German Jewish family in the Yorkville section of Manhattan, he made his fortune in organized crime-related activities such as bootlegging illegal alcohol and the numbers racket in Harlem. He is most famous today for the rambling, stream-of-consciousness monologue he gave police in a hospital as he lay dying of a gunshot wound.
Category: The 20th Century