Dillinger’s Indiana Outlaws

Yesterday’s News

A reading from America’s historic newspapers
in the golden age of yellow journalism

The Gangster Chronicles
Volume 1, Chapter 2
Dillinger’s Indiana Outlaws

Law enforcement officials and fellow bandits alike lose their lives in the hunt for the desperate criminals who escaped from the Michigan City prison and murdered a sheriff in getting John Dillinger out of jail. In the meantime, Dillinger and his companions continue their spree of mayhem across the Midwest.

Produced by Richard O Jones

Musical direction by Chuck Wiggins

Sources:

1933 1021 Logansport_Pharos_Tribune_Sat__Oct_21__1933_head
Pharos (Illinois) Pharos-Tribune, October 21, 1933
1933 1021 The_Kokomo_Tribune_Sat__Oct_21__1933_head
Kokomo (Indiana) Tribune, October 21, 1933
1933 1023 Logansport_Pharos_Tribune_Mon__Oct_23__1933_head
Logansport Pharos-Tribune, October 23, 1933
1933 1024 The_Cincinnati_Enquirer_Tue__Oct_24__1933_head
Cincinnati Enquirer, October 24, 1933
1933 1116 The_bloomington_illinois_Pantagraph_Thu__Nov_16__1933_
The Bloomington (Illinois) Pantegraph, November 16, 1933
1933 1116 The_Indianapolis_Star_Thu__Nov_16__1933_
The Indianapolis Star, November 16, 1933
1933 1116 tribune
Chicago Tribune, November 16, 1933
1933 1120 The_Indianapolis_Star_Mon__Nov_20__1933_head
Indianoplis Star, November 20, 1933
1933 1120 tribune illo
Chicago Tribune, November 20, 1933
1933 1120 tribune
Chicago Tribune, November 20, 1933
1933 1121 columbus ind republic
Columbus (Indiana) Republic, November 21, 1933
1933 1121 Manitowoc_Herald_Times_Tue__Nov_21__1933_
Manitowoc (Wisconsin) Herald Times, November 21, 1933
1933 1121 The_Indianapolis_Star_Tue__Nov_21__1933_
Indianapolis Star, November 21, 1933
1933 1121 The_Indianapolis_Star_Tue__Nov_21__1933_pix
Indianapolis Star, November 21, 1933
1933 1121 tribune
Chicago Tribune, November 21, 1933
1933 1122 The_Indianapolis_Star_Wed__Nov_22__1933_
Indianapolis Star, November 22, 1933
1933 1130 The_Eagle_Thu__Nov_30__1933_
The (Bryan, Texas) Eagle, November 30, 1933
1933 1215 The_Indianapolis_Star_Fri__Dec_15__1933_
Indianapolis Star, December 15, 1933
1933 1215 The_Indianapolis_Star_Fri__Dec_15__1933_head
Indianapolis Star, December 15, 1933
1933 1215 tribune head
Chicago Tribune, December 15, 1933
1933 1218 tribune
Chicago Tribune, December 18, 1933
1933 1221 The_Indianapolis_Star_Thu__Dec_21__1933_head
Indianapolis Star, December 21, 1933
1933 1222 The_Indianapolis_Star_Fri__Dec_22__1933_
Indianapolis Star, December 22, 1933
1933 1222 tribune
Chicago Tribune, December 22, 1933
1933 1224 tribune pix
Chicago Tribune, December 24, 1933
1933 1224 tribune
Chicago Tribune, December 24, 1933