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Jesse James & Younger brothers train robbery...



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December 09, 1874

NEW YORK TIMES, December 9, 1874 

* Jesse James-Younger Gang
* Muncie, Kansas train robbery (1st report)


Page 5 has an article: "Another Bold Railroad Robbery" "A Train Stopped and the Express-Car Robbed By Five Masked Men" with the article providing various details as know at that point. This article is followed by: "Another Account of the Robbery". This was a robbery by the Jesse James and Younger brothers gang which resulted in the theft of $30,000 when the Kansas Pacific Railroad train was near Muncie, Kansas.
Complete in 10 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition. Should be handled with care.

Category: The Old West