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Jesse James & Younger brothers implicated in train robbery...
Item # 654940
August 9, 1876
THE CLEVELAND LEADER, August 9, 1876
* Outlaws - Jesse James gang
* Younger Brothers
* Otterville, Missouri train robbery
The front page has: "One of the Western Train Robbers Captured and Confesses" "The Train Robbers" which includes: "...the train robber was brought there from Boonville yesterday & upon positive assurance of entire immunity, made a confession regarding the robbery of the train near Otterville. He said those engaged were Clel Miller, Frank and Jesse James, Cole and Bud Younger, Charles Pitts, Wm. Chadwell, and himself..." with more (see). Also on pg. 3 is a brief bit headed: "Molly Maguire".
Eight pages, a little margin wear, generally good.
Category: Post-Civil War