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1930 Chicago public enemies list.....
Item # 576714
April 24, 1930
THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, April 24, 1930 This 52 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 3 that include:
* LISTS 28 GANGSTERS AS PUBLIC ENEMIES
* Chicago Commission Names Capone, Moran, Diamond and Saltis Amoong Others
* POLICE TO HARASS THEM
and more. (see)
Tells of a list made by Chicago officials trying to intimidate local gangsters with Al Capone topping the list. This was one the first times the word "Public Enemy" was used. John Dillinger was considered the 1st public enemy but not until 1934.
Other news of the day throughout. Rag edition in great condition.
Category: The 20th Century