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Joe Aiello assassination... Capone rival...
Item # 657002
October 25, 1930
CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, October 25, 1930
* Gangster Joe Aiello assassination
* Sicilian Mafia leader - bootlegger
* Al 'Scarface' Capone rival
* Chicago gangland war
* Best title to be had - very rare
The front page has a five column heading: "Joe Aiello Called Capone Victim" with subheads. A few related photos are on the back page. Coverage on the assassination of Chicago gangster leader, Joe Aiello. 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 32 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