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

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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 Gets Life Term in Michigan On Pleading Guilty to Slaying Policeman" (see)
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 56 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally in very nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century