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John Dillinger letter to his father...
Item # 598318
June 29, 1934
THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 29, 1934
* Outlaw John Dillinger
* On the run in Chicago
* Letter to his father
The back page has one column headings that include: "DILLINGER IS ALIVE HIS FATHER ASSERTS" "Farmer Shows Letter From Bandit, Dated 3 Weeks Ago, Saying He Is 'All Right'" "Ridicules Death Stories" and more (see images) The text includes a letter to his father which is signed in type: "JOHNNIE" Also mention that Dillinger was at a recent Chicago Cubs baseball game. He would be assassinated less than a month later in Chicago.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day throughout. Complete in 42 pages, light browning, a little margin wear with some various, small archival tape mends, otherwise good condition.
Category: The 20th Century