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Al 'Scarface' Capone pleads guilty....

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June 17, 1931

THE OMAHA BEE-NEWS, Nebraska, June 17, 1931

* Al 'Scarface' Capone
* Income tax evasion guilty plea

The front page has one column headings: "CAPONE GUILT PLEA BREAKS GANG RULE" "Eliminates Self as Rum Ring Chief; to Accept 2 and Half Year Prison Term" First report coverage on Al 'Scarface' Capone pleading guilty Income tax evasion. He would later retract his plea after he realized the potential penalty he would receive. He would eventually be found guilty later that year which would end his criminal career.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 22 pages, light browning, very minor margin wear, nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century

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