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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.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 20 pages, rag edition in very nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century