; 252 pp.; Wraps; G+;____ In December 1900 Pat Crowe and an accomplice kidnapped Eddie Cudahy Jr. near his Omaha, Nebraska home.____Edward Cudahy Sr, the meat packing monopolist. subsequently paid twenty-five thousand dollars ransom, and his son was released unharmed._____ The first part of the book contains Crowe's own admission and description of the crime. _____ The rest of the work is the full text of "Address to the Jury" by Albert S. Ritchie, Crowe's attorney. _____ This piece of monumental oration resulted in Crowe's being found not guilty by the Omaha jury._____ A verdict that has come to be seen as a popular rejection of the influence of "big money". _____"Scarce. A good account of this outlaw and his crimes." --Six-Guns 519 _____ Illustrated with melodramatic art work. _____ Signed on the front cover by lawyer Ritchie. _____ Contemporary review blurb mounted to the front cover. _____ The paper stock is typically tanned, fragile and chipped. ______ . Six-Guns=519 Howes3=C-932._____ [kwA_ / NOISBN ]. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: His Story Confession And Reformation [__...
Publisher: G.W. Dillingham Co; NY; 1906/nd/Issued 1906
Publication Date: 1906
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
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