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Frankie Yale assassination.... Al "Scarface" Capone....
Item # 647392
July 2, 1928
THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 2, 1928
* Frankie Yale (Uale) assassination (1st report)
* Gangster - gangland wars of the 1920's
The front page has one column headings that include: "GANGSTER SHOT DEAD IN DAYLIGHT ATTACK" "Frank Uale Dies in Pistol Fight With Four Gunmen as He Drives in Brooklyn" "BULLETS ROUT BYSTANDERS" and more (see). First report coverage on the assassination of gangster Frankie Yale (Uale). He was a associate of Al Capone. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, especially on this topic.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, a little irregular along the spine, otherwise very nice.
Category: The 20th Century