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H.H. Holmes..... 1st U.S. serial killer....



Item # 686907

October 28, 1895

HELENA EVENING HERALD, Montana, October 28, 1895

* H.H. Holmes - Herman Webster Mudgett
* America's 1st serial killer trial begins
* Chicago murder castle


The top of the front page has a one column heading: "HOLMES' TRIAL" with subheads and prints of Holmes and Benjamin Pietzel. (see) First report coverage on the start of the trial against H. H. Holmes for murder. Holmes is considered to be America's first serial killer.
Complete with 8 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

Category: Post-Civil War