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Jesse James & Younger brothers train robbery...



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December 09, 1874

THE WORLD, New York City, December 9, 1874 

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


Page 5 has a brief article headed: "A Train Stopped And Robbed" with some details as known 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.
Eight pages, small hole on pages 5-6 (see), a little irregular along the spine, generally nice.

Category: The Old West