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Arnold Rothstein shot in NYC...

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November 05, 1928

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, November 5, 1928 

* Arnold Rothstein shot in NYC (1st report)
* Notorious gambler and gangster chief

Page 5 has a one column heading: "MYSTERY SHOT HITS ROTHSTEIN" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the shooting of Arnold Rothstein, famous New York City gambler, before he was pronounced dead. When it comes to gangsters, organized crime, and the nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper".
Complete with all 42 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century