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665169

1932 Lindbergh baby safe ?....

Item #665169

April 07, 1932

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Extra, April 7, 1932



* Charles Lindbergh Jr. baby kidnapping case

* Bizarre headline suggests all is well




This was one of the most famous crime mysteries of the 20th century which ended with the execution of Bruno Hauptmann. Here is a very odd banner headline that suggests the Lindbergh baby might be returned safely: "RETURN OF LINDBERGH BABY EXPECTED SOON" an... See More  

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665141

John Dillinger & Baby Face Nelson hunted in 1934....

Item #665141

April 28, 1934

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, April 28, 1934.


* Outlaw John Dillinger gang

* Baby Face Nelson hunted

* Post Little Bohemia shootout

* Hunted in North Midwest




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "DILLINGER'S AID LEADS RAD ON SUBURBAN BANK" with subhead. (see) More on page 2. Photo of Homer Van Meter on the back page. Coverage on the John Dillinger gang being
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665111

Joe Aiello assassination... Capone rival...

Item #665111

October 24, 1930

THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, October 24, 1930



* Gangster Joe Aiello assassination

* Sicilian Mafia leader - bootlegger

* Al 'Scarface' Capone rival

* Chicago gangland war




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "GANGSTERS KILL AIELLO, FALLEN WHISKEY BARON" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on the assassination of Chicago gangster leader, Joe Aiel... See More  

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665023

1928 Pineapple Primary in Chicago... gangland...

Item #665023

April 11, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 11, 1928



* Pineapple Primary in Chicago

* William Hale Thompson - Big Bill

* Gangster era elections - corruption



The top of the front page has a three column headline: "THOMPSON MACHINE BEATEN IN ILLINOIS; SMALL AND SMITH ROUTED, CROWE LOSES; SHOOTINGS AND KIDNAPPINGS IN CHICAGO" with many subheads. (see) First report coverage on the primary election in... See More  

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665018

1919 War-time prohibition taking effect...

Item #665018

July 03, 1919

THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, Boston, July 3, 1919



* War-time prohibition takes effect



The front page has a one column heading: "Reports Say Dry Law Is Enforced" with subhead. (see) Coverage on wartime prohibition act 1st taking effect.

Other news of the day. Complete in 22 pages, good condition.

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664958

Chicago's crooked gangland mayor defeated....

Item #664958

April 08, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 8, 1931



* William Hale "Big Bill" Thompson defeated

* Anton Cermak becomes Chicago mayor

* Gangland - gangsters - prohibition era




The top of the front page has a two column heading: "CHICAGO OUSTS THOMPSON; CERMAK IS ELECTED MAYOR BY A MAJORITY OF 191,916" with subheads. (see) First report coverage on Anton Cermak defeating William Hale Thompso... See More  

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664927

The death of Charles "Lucky" Luciano... John Glenn prepares for historical space flight...

Item #664927

January 27, 1962

THE PRATT DAILY TRIBUNE, Kansas, January 27, 1962 



* Charles Lucky Luciano death (1st report) 

* John Glenn gets ready for historical space flight 



The front page has a heading: "Luckily, Luckies Not Too Pelntiful" First report coverage on the death of famous New York City gangster, Charles "Lucky" Luciano. Lucky Luciano ranks as the #1 successful gangste... See More  

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664873

Frank Costello arrested for tax evasion...

Item #664873

October 10, 1939

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 10, 1939



* Frank Costello - Mafia gangster - mob boss

* "The Prime Minister of the Underworld"

* Arrested for income tax evasion re. gambling




The top of back page has a one column heading: "'SLOT MACHINE KING' IS ARRESTED HERE" with subheads. (see images for text)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 48 pa... See More  

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664869

Fight over prohibition....

Item #664869

December 22, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 22, 1932



* U.S. Prohibition nearing a end ?



The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HOUSE AUTHORIZES 3.2% BEER, 230 TO 165; ALL OF DRYS AMENDMENTS DEFEATED; SENATE GETS BILL TODAY, FATE IN DOUBT" with subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage, loads of text.

Complete with all 38 pages, light toning at the margins, a little spine wear, genrrally ... See More  

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664305

Charles Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Trial...

Item #664305

January 25, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 25, 1935.

 

* Charles Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Trial

* Bruno Hauptmann takes the stand

* Loads of court testimony




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HAUPTMANN TAKES STAND, SWEARS HE WAS AT HOME NIGHT RANSOM WAS PAID" with subheads. (see) Much more inside with multiple pages of court testimony and a few related photos
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664293

Charles Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Trial...

Item #664293

October 16, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Oct. 16, 1934

 

* Charles Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping Trial

* Bruno Hauptmann on the stand

* Court testimony




The top of the front page has a three column headline: "HAUPTMANN ON THE STAND SHOUTS DENIAL OF MURDER; HE AND WIFE OFFER ALIBI" with subheads. (see) More inside with testimony.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in
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664039

Herbert Hoover & prohibition laws....

Item #664039

January 14, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 14, 1930



* Herbert Hoover message to Congress (lengthy text)

* Prohibition & the enforcement of the Dry Law




The top of the front page has a four column headline: "HOOVER URGES CONGRESS TO REBUILD DRY LAW ENFORCEMENT MACHINERY; BACKS MESSAGE WITH BOARD'S REPORTS" with many subheads. (see) Lengthy coverage continues inside. Loads of text here.

Ot... See More  

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663894

John Dillinger robs Greencastle, Indiana bank...

Item #663894

October 24, 1933

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 24, 1933.



* John Dillinger gang

* Greencastle, Indiana

* Largest bank robbery




The back page has a small & discrete report from Greencastle, Ind. that begins with: "Four men executed a daring robbery of the Central National Bank and Trust Company...." (see) Unfortunate for the brief report here but still a first report in this famous publication.

O... See More  

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663828

Al 'Scarface' Capone released from prison....

Item #663828

March 18, 1930

NEW YORK TIMES, March 18, 1930 



* Chicago beer baron - gangster boss

* Al 'Scarface' Capone released from prison

* American gangland era original




The front page has one column headings: "CAPONE SLIPS AWAY FROM NEW PRISON, ELUDING THRONGS" "Gang Chief and Aide Moved to Cells 30 Miles From Philadelphia for Release" "Plane Is Sent As Decoy" and more.... See More  

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663767

Al Capone & Amelia Earhart....

Item #663767

July 08, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 8, 1928



* re. Frankie Yale (Uale) assassination

* Al Capone is a suspect

* Amelia Earhart - post Atlantic flight




Page 3 has an article headed: "CAPONE SUBPOENAED IN MURDER OF YALE" "Chicago Gangster Is Sought in Miami on Suspicion of Ordering Brooklyn Killing" "Motive Still Is Vague" and more (see photos). Page XX3 (near back) has addi... See More  

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663075

The king creates codes for rebuilding London after the Great Fire...

Item #663075

September 17, 1666

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, September 17, 1666 



* The Great London Fire disaster

* Charles II of England creates safety codes




Certainly one of the more notable events in London history was the Great Fire which began on September 2. Very shortly thereafter, in an effort to rebuild London in a safe manner, the King issue various directives as to how the city would be rebuilt.

This text... See More  

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663009

William "Pussyfoot" Johnson death....

Item #663009

February 03, 1945

THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 3, 1945



* William E. Johnson death

* U.S. prohibition leader




The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "W. E. JOHNSON DIES; DRY CRUSADER, 82" with subheads and photo. (see) First report coverage on American prohibition advocate and law enforcement officer, William "Pussyfoot" Johnson. I suspect this is one of the few publications to report... See More  

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662890

1st steps to end prohibition ?....

Item #662890

January 19, 1930

THE DETROIT NEWS, January 19, 1930



* Prohibition - 18th Eighteenth Amendment

* Wets vs. Drys in Washington D.C.

* Beginning of the end ?




The front page has a one column heading: "DRYS' STEAM ROLLER WORKS" with subheads. (see) Was this the beginning of the fight to repeal prohibition ?

Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, rag edition in nice condition.... See More  

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662775

Clyde Barrow Gang Machine Gun Fight In 1933...

Item #662775

July 25, 1933

CINCINNATI TIMES STAR, July 25, 1933.



* Clyde Barrow Gang

* Machine Gun Battle

* Outlaws Bonnie & Clyde




Page 13 has a one column heading: "'Wild West' Band Battles Officers" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the machine gun battle with police at their wooded hide-away in which Marvin Barrow and his wife, Blanche, were captured. Rare to find reports
... See More  

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662694

Bonnie and Clyde on the run...

Item #662694

June 12, 1933

NEW YORK TIMES, June 12, 1933 



* Clyde Barrow Gang

* Kidnapping & murder

* Bonnie & Clyde fame




Page 4 has one column headlines: "2 TEXAS DESPERADOES KIDNAP TWO OFFICERS" and "Woman Companion Uninjured as Car Is Wrecked--Farm Family Terrorized, One Is Shot" Rare to find news accounts on this famous outlaw almost a year prior to his death. First repo
... See More  

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662508

Large Civil War map of the Williamsburg vicinity...

Item #662508

May 13, 1862

NEW YORK TRIBUNE, May 13, 1862  The front page is dominated by a quite large Civil War map headed: "The Battle-Field Before Williamsburg" which shows much detail.

Also on the ftpg. are various column heads including: "Occupation of Norfolk" "Proclamation of Gen. Wool" "All Their Steamers Destroyed" "Affairs At Richmond" "The Execution of... See More  

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662331

Hauptmann is electrocuted for the murder of the Lindbergh baby...

Item #662331

April 04, 1936

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, April 4, 1936 



* Bruno Hauptmann execution (1st report)

* Charles Lindbergh baby kidnapping




A nice two line banner headline: "HAUPTMANN IS ELECTROCUTED WITHOUT CONFESSING MURDER" with several subheads including: "Goes To Chair Without Word Except Prayer" :" 'God, Why Did You Do This!' Screams Anna Hauptmann" and more. Also ... See More  

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662167

1934 Kelayres Massacre - Pennsylvania....

Item #662167

November 06, 1934

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 6, 1934



* Kelayres Massacre - Pennsylvania

* Democratic parade shooting

* "Big Joe" Bruno




The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIRE ON VOTERS' PARADE; 3 DIE" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. First report coverage on the Kelayres massacre, an attack on Democratic parade marchers near Hazleton, Pennsylvania. Always nice to ... See More  

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661870

1934 John Dillinger gang... Flint, Michigan robbery...

Item #661870

May 18, 1934

LEOMINSTER DAILY ENTERPRISE, Massachusetts, May 18, 1934



* John Dillinger gang

* Flint Michigan MI bank robbery

* Early, same day 1st report




The front page has a one column heading: "MICH. BANK HELD UP BY 3 BANDITS" See image for brief text here. An early, same day report here, probably the reason for the brief article here.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Comp... See More  

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661419

Al Capone is now inmate number 40,886...

Item #661419

May 05, 1932

NEW YORK TIMES, May 5, 1932 



* Al Capone enters prison (1st report)

* Tax evasion guilty charge

* Chicago gangster boss




The front page has one column headings that include: "PRISON DOORS CLOSE BEHIND CAPONE" "Gangster Reaches Atlanta After Day on Which Curious Crowds Inspect the Train" "Convicts Cry 'Welcome!' " and more.

Complete in 40 pages, gr... See More  

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661380

Nazis make their presence known... Dillinger...

Item #661380

July 02, 1934

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, July 2, 1934  The banner headline notes: "10 MORE DIE BY NAZI BULLETS" with smaller heads including: "Son Of Former Kaiser and Von Papen Arrested" 'Hitler Chiefs Accuse French of Plot to Upset Rule" "World Is Told How Hitler Faced His Foes"

Also on the ftpg: "

Dillinger Pals force Doctor's Help; Slug Him" "Atta... See More  

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661374

Nice report on Bonnie & Clyde...

Item #661374

January 17, 1934

ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, Jan. 17, 1934  Page 2 has a one column head: "TRAIL BARROW IN GUN FIGHT" "Desperado Hunted in East Texas After Freeing 65 at Prison Farm". Nice report concerning Bonnie & Clyde, the former mentioned with: "...unconfirmed reports the automobile in which the group escaped was driven by Bonnie Parker, Barrow's cigar-smoking & re... See More  

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661250

1934 Bonnie & Clyde - the Eastham Prison Breakout...

Item #661250

January 16, 1934

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Fitchburg, Massachusetts, January 16, 1934



* Bonnie Parker & Clyde Barrow

* Southwest desperadoes

* Rare report of the 'Eastham Breakout'




The front page has a one column heading: "Outlaw Shoots Guards, Frees Five Convicts," with subhead: "Clyde Barrow, Noted Bandit, Releases Pal at Texas Prison Farm." The article mentions Bonnie Parker as... See More  

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661194

Roger Touhy escapes jail in 1942...

Item #661194

December 29, 1942

NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, Dec. 29, 1942



* Roger "The Terrible" Touhy Captured

* Chicago mob boss & bootlegger




The front page has a nice banner headline:  "TOUHY TAKEN, TWO AIDS SLAIN" with subhead and photo. Nice for display.

Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, small library stamp within the masthead, small binding holes along the spine, ge... See More  

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660339

Louis "Lepke" Buchalter gets guilty verdict.......

Item #660339

December 21, 1939

THE NEW YORK TIMES, Dec. 21, 1939

 

* Mob Boss Louis 'Lepke' Buchalter guilty

* Labor extortion charges - conviction

* Mafia hit squad Murder, Inc. fame




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "LEPKE CONVICTED, TO GET LIFE TERM; 2 OTHERS GUILTY" with subheads. First report coverage continues on page 7 with photo. (see) Always nice to have notable
... See More  

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660272

Prohibition coming to an end ?....

Item #660272

March 26, 1932

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 26, 1932



* Prohibition coming to an end ?

* Illegal beer & liquor to return

* Gangster days are numbered




The front page has a great banner headline: "U. S. BEER TAX IS DEFEATED" with subheads. (see) Not a historical event here but a very nice issue for display regarding the upcoming end in prohibition. When it comes to nefarious activities born o... See More  

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659974

John Dillinger captured in 1934 Tucson...

Item #659974

January 27, 1934

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, January 27, 1934 



* John Dillinger & gang captured

* Harry Pierpont & Charles Makely


* Tucson AZ Arizona - Mary Kinder



The front page has a one column heading: "DILLINGER GANG FACING DEATH AS STATES ACT" with subhead. Lengthy coverage continues on page 2. A few related photos and map are on the back page. Dillinger would be sent to Crown Point ... See More  

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659953

Chicago wants Al "Scarface" Capone to leave...

Item #659953

March 22, 1930

THE NEW YORK TIMES, March 22, 1930



* Gangster Al "Scarface" Capone

* City of Chicago wants him out




This 40 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 3 that include: "CAPONE IN CHICAGO REPORTS TO POLICE" "Police Tell Him He Will Be Arrested on Sight and Driven From City" and more. See images for 1st report coverage on Al Capone turning himself in to Chicag... See More  

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659777

1935 Garrettsville, Ohio train robbery...

Item #659777

November 08, 1935

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, November 8, 1935 



* Garrettsville, Ohio train robbery

* Gangster Alvin Karpis -  Ma Barker gang




The front page has a one column heading: "Bandits Raid Mail Train and Seize $46,000" Karpis was member of the Ma Barker Gang, and was Public Enemy No. 1 at the time.

Thirty-two pages, light toning, some margin wear, mainly along the bottom margin, oth... See More  

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659620

Hindenburg airship... Lucky Luciano...

Item #659620

May 14, 1936

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 14, 1936



* Hindenburg - LZ-129 zeppelin - airship

* Returns home after 1st American visit

* Mobster - crime boss Lucky Luciano trial




The front page has a column heading: "HINDENBURG HOME AFTER RECORD TRIP" with subheads. (see) Coverage continues inside with related map. Another one column heading on the front page reads: "VICE RING 'SEIZURE' I... See More  

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659607

John Dillinger letter to his father...

Item #659607

June 29, 1934

THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 29, 1934



* Gangster John Dillinger

* On the run in Chicago ?

* Letter to his father




The back page has one column headings that include: "DILLINGER IS ALIVE HIS FATHER ASSERTS" "Farmer Shows Letter From Bandit, Dated 3 Weeks Ago, Saying He Is 'All Right'" "Ridicules Death Stories"  and more (see images) The text includ... See More  

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659494

1931 Jack 'Legs' Diamond shot... Fred 'Killer' Burke...

Item #659494

April 28, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 28, 1931



* Jack 'Legs' Diamond shot

* New York City gangster

* Fred 'Killer' Burke gets life



The top of the front page has a two column headline: "CLEAN-UP OF DIAMOND GANG ORDERED BY THE GOVERNOR; WOUNDED LEADER IS DYING" with subheads. (see)  Lengthy text.

Also on the front page is a two column heading: "'Killer' Burke... See More  

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659297

Bastrop, Louisiana Negro lynching... Nikola Tesla...

Item #659297

July 10, 1934

THE NEW YORK TIMES, New York, July 10, 1934 



* Nikola Tesla- father of the radio

* Bastrop, Louisiana Negro lynching

* Outlaw John Dillinger hunted




Page 8 has one column headings: "LOUISIANA NEGRO LYNCHED" "Taken From Bastrop Jail and Hanged on Court House Lawn" First report coverage on the lynching of Andrew McLeod in Bastrop, Louisiana.

Page 19 has one column ... See More  

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659205

Jack "Legs" Diamond assassination...

Item #659205

December 20, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, December 20, 1931 



* Jack "Legs" Diamond assassination



The front page has one column headings that include: "DIAMOND PENNILESS; WIDOW SEEKS FUNDS TO BURY GANGSTER" "Murder of Man, Pictured  as Gang Chief Though Only Hireling, Causes Hardly a Ripple" and more. (see) Coverage on the assassination of New York City gangster, Jack 'L... See More  

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659202

John Dillinger hunted in Chicago ?...

Item #659202

May 05, 1934

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, May 5, 1934



* Outlaw John Dillinger now in Chicago ?

* The city where he would be killed

* Post Little Bohemia Lodge shootout

* Best title to be had (rare as such)




The front page has a one column heading: "Dillinger Hunt Takes a Turn on High Seas" Related photo on the back page. (see) When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activiti... See More  

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659196

1932 Al 'Scarface' Capone going to prison...

Item #659196

May 04, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, May 4, 1932



* Al Capone gets 11 year term

* Tax evasion - last chance denied

* Chicago gangster boss




The front page has a one column heading: "AL CAPONE BOUND FOR ATLANTA PRISON" with subheads. (see) Coverage on Al Capone's last day of freedom as he is on his way to the Federal Penitentiary in Atlanta, Georgia. Always nice to have notable events in history... See More  

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659148

John Dillinger & Mooresville, Indiana in 1934...

Item #659148

April 20, 1934

THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, April 20, 1934



* John Dillinger - bank robber

* Mooresville, Indiana




The front page has a two column headline: "Mooresville Is Pro-Dillinger, John's Trip Home Discloses" with subhead. (see) Interesting reporting here. (see) He would be killed in Chicago a few months later.

Complete with all 30 pages, light toning at the margins, irregular along the sp... See More  

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659097

John Dillinger hunted in 1934....

Item #659097

April 27, 1934

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 27, 1934.


* Outlaw John Dillinger

* Post Little Bohemia shootout

* Hunted in North Midwest




The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "HEALTH OFFICIAL AIDED DILLINGER" with subheads. (see) Coverage on John Dillinger being hunted after the shootout at the Little Bohemia Lodge in Wisconsin.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Compl
... See More  

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659063
Item #659063

June 13, 1931

THE DETROIT NEWS, June 13, 1931



* Al 'Scarface' Capone indicted

* Volstead Act conspiracies

* Prohibition era - Beer




The front page has a one column heading: "JURORS INDICT CAPONE, 68 AIDS" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the possible fall of Al Capone's beer baron enterprise. They would eventually get him on income tax evasion charges that same year.

Ot... See More  

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659049

Huey Long's succession dispute & Al Capone's trial....

Item #659049

October 14, 1931

THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 14, 1931



* Huey 'The Kingfish" Long & Paul N. Cyr

* Louisiana governor succession dispute

* Al 'Scarface' Capone's tax evasion trial




The front page has a one column heading: "HUEY LONG DEFEATS COUP D-ETAT BY CYR" with subheads. (see)

Page 4 has a one column heading: "PROSECUTION RESTS IN CAPONE TRIAL" with subheads. ... See More  

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658991

Gangster Dutch Shultz acquitted...

Item #658991

August 02, 1935

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 2, 1935



* Arthur Dutch Schultz Flegenheimer acquitted

* Jewish-American gangster tax evasion trial




The top of the front page has two column headline: "SHULTZ IS FREED; JUDGE EXCORIATES JURY OF FARMERS" with a subheads. (see) Lengthy first report continues inside. Always nice to have notable events in history reported in this World famous publication, esp... See More  

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658986

After John Dillinger's infamous jail escape...

Item #658986

March 15, 1934

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 15, 1934 



* Gangster John Dillinger

* Post famous wooden gun escape

* Hunted in the Midwest




The top of page 3 has a one column heading: "JOHN DILLINGER PAROLE UNDER FIRE OF JURORS" with subhead. Three related photos are on the back page. This was probably the most famous escapes from a high security jail in United States history. When it comes to... See More  

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658938

Harlem mobster Casper Holstein kidnapping...

Item #658938

September 23, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 23, 1928



* Casper Holstein kidnapping

* Harlem Negro mobster leader




The front page has a one column heading: "RICH NEGRO SEIZED FOR $50,000 RANSOM" with subheads. (see)

Other news of the day. Complete 1st section only with all 28 pages, rag edition in nice condition.







wikipedia notes: Casper Holstein was a prominent New York mobster involved in... See More  

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658764

1928 Harlem mobster Casper Holstein kidnapping...

Item #658764

September 24, 1928

THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 24, 1928



* Casper Holstein kidnapping (set free)

* Harlem Negro mobster leader




The top of the front page has a one column heading: "KIDNAPPED NEGRO FREED BY CAPTORS; FIVE SEIZED IN PLOT" with subheads. (see)

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 44 pages, rag edition in nice condition.







wikipedia notes: Casper Hols... See More  

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658755

After John Dillinger's infamous jail escape...

Item #658755

March 16, 1934

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 16, 1934 



* Gangster John Dillinger

* Post famous wooden gun escape

* Hunted in the Midwest




The top of page 2 has a one column heading: "DILLINGER JURY HEARS STORY OF SHERIF HOLLEY" with subhead. (see) This was probably the most famous escapes from a high security jail in United States history. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the... See More  

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$67.00
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