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H.H. Holmes..... 1st U.S. serial killer....
Item # 655517
July 22, 1895
PUBLIC LEDGER, Philadelphia, July 22, 1895
* H.H. Holmes - Herman Webster Mudgett
* Benjamin Pitezel murders
* America's 1st serial killer
Page 2 has a one column heading: "HOLMES'S WIFE IN THE CITY" with subheads. (see). (see) Great to have in a Philadelphia paper, the city where he was being held. Coverage on the recent murders by H. H. Holmes, who is considered to be America's first serial killer.
Other news of the day. Complete in 16 pages, light toning, some spine wear, otherwise good condition.
Category: Post-Civil War