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John Dillinger hunted in Chicago...
Item # 643008
May 1, 1934
THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 1, 1934
* Outlaw John Dillinger now in Chicago IL
* The city where he would be killed
* Post Little Bohemia Lodge shootout
The top of page 3 has one column headings that include: "CHICAGO POLICE LAY ROUT TO DILLINGER" "One of Trio Disarmed by Band of Gangsters Says Outlaw Was Its Leader" and more. (see) Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 46 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 of these high-quality editions. Minor creasing, nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century