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John Dillinger’s wooden escape gun sold for auction

John Dillinger's legendary wooden escape gun has been sold at auction for $19,200. Probably the Single Most Iconic Item Associated with John Dillinger is the Legendary "Wooden Gun" He Carved and Used to Escape from the Crown Point, Indiana Jail, March 3, 1934. In reality there are three 'wooden guns',

How five gangsters met their timely ends

Neatorama has collected some stories about how five famous gangsters met their maker. The U.S. Treasury Department had been building a tax evasion case against Capone, his brother, and two other gangsters while he was away. He stood trial and on June 16, 1931, pled guilty to tax evasion, telling the

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