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Lucky Luciano arrested...

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April 18, 1936

THE KNICKERBOCKER PRESS, Albany, New York, April 18, 1936

* Charles "Lucky' Luciano arrested
* New York City gangster

This 16 page newspaper has one column headlines on page 3: "LUCIANO ON WAY EAST UNDER GUARD", "Detectives to Board Train at Albany; $350,000 Bail Proposed"

This tells of the arrest of Charles "Lucky" Luciano for running a prostitution ring in New York City. This arrest would ultimately send him to prison for about 9 years.

Lucky Luciano ranks as the #1 successful gangster of all-time.

Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Minor spine wear, otherwise in good condition.

Category: The 20th Century