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John Dillinger hunted in Chicago...
Item # 656746
May 1, 1934
CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 1, 1934
* Outlaw John Dillinger now in Chicago IL
* The city where he would be killed
* Post Little Bohemia Lodge shootout
* Best title to be had (rare as such)
The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "DILLINGER AND 3 DISARM 3 POLICE, ESCAPE IN SUBURB" with subhead and photo of Dillinger's father and niece. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper".
Complete with all 36 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the spine.
Category: The 20th Century