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Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn assassinated...

Item # 680669

February 15, 1936

NEW YORK TIMES, Feb. 15, 1936 

* Jack 'Machine Gun' McGurn assassination
* St. Valentine's Day Massacre fame
* Al 'Scarface' Capone hit man

Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading: " 'Machine Gun' McGurn Is Slain in Chicago; Linked to St. Valentine 'Massacre' of 1929".
McGurn was the main hit man for Al Capone during the gangster heyday of the 1920's & 1930's.
Complete in 32 pages, this is the rag edition printed on high quality newsprint for institutional holdings. Very nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century