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1933 John Dillinger hunted.....

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December 22, 1933

ALBANY EVENING NEWS, New York, December 22, 1933

* John Dillinger on the run
* Police raid on hideout
* Midwest bank robber

Page 6 has one column headings: "CHICAGO GANG TRIO IS SLAIN BY POLICEMEN" "Heavily Armed Men Are Shot Down Upon Resistance" 1st report coverage on the police raid upon a Dillinger hideout in which 3 of his gang members were killed. Dillinger had supposedly escape. This was during his early bank robberies across the Midwest. Rare to find reports on him prior to 1934 before becoming a household name.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 24 pages, some spine wear, otherwise good.

Category: The 20th Century