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John Dillinger & police shootout...

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April 01, 1934

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 1, 1934

* Outlaw John "The killer" Dillinger
* Lincoln Court Apartments shootout
* St. Paul MN Minnesota

The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "DILLINGER GANG SHOOTS WAY OUT OF ST. PAUL TRAP" with subhead (see). Page 18 has photos of Dillinger and John Hamilton with headline: "Dillinger and Pal Shoot Way Out of Trap". 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 1st section only with all 22 pages, rag edition, a few small binding holes along the spine, nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century