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1939 Bugs Moran forgery trial....
Item # 659033
May 1, 1939
CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 1, 1939
* George "Bugs" Moran forgery trial (guilty)
* Prohibition era gangster - mob boss
The front page has a five column heading: "Convict Bugs Moran and Frank Parker" with subheads and small photo. (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 28 pages, rag edition, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century