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John Dillinger's famous escape & bank robbery..
Item # 668063
March 7, 1934
THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 7, 1934.
* John Dillinger - Crown Point Jail
* Famous wooden gun escape
* Sioux Falls, South Dakota
* Bank Robbery (1st report)
Page 20 has one column headings: "THUGS GET $46,000, KIDNAP 5 IN BANK" "Six Machine Gunners Overawe 1,000 in Sioux Falls--One Resembles Dillinger" "4 Policemen Captured" and more. (see) Also on the same page: "DILLINGER ESCAPE LAID TO 2 GUARDS" "DESPERADO ELUDES HUNT" "Banks in the Middle West Are Heavily Guarded in Fear of Raid by Outlaw for Cash" and more. (see) Ironic headline (last mentioned) as the other report, the Sioux Falls bank robbery, was in fact Dillinger.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 42 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century