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Al Capone freed from prison....
Item # 663864
November 17, 1939
THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 17, 1939
* Al 'Scarface" Capone freed from prison
* Chicago gangster becomes a free man
The top of the front page has a two column heading: "Al Capone Is Freed From Prison; Guarded in Baltimore Hospital" with subhead. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with a photo of Capone leaving the penitentiary in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century