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Month: October 2019

  • The Death and Surprising Return of John Dillinger

    • By admin
    • October 4, 2019

    The woman in red, Ana Sage, was actually wearing orange that night. The lights of the Biograph Theater on Lincoln Avenue in Chicago tinted her dress crimson, a vivid color suitable for gangland folklore. Her real name was Ana Cumpanas and on July 22, 1934, she was on a blood mission designed to net a $10,000 reward and freedom from pending deportation issues. Her job: identify the loathsome psychopathic killer and bank robber, John Dillinger. The gaudy outfit she wore was a prop devised to make her easily recognizable to law enforcement officers who were waiting to apprehend the criminal. Sage, a brothel operator, Dillinger, and his girlfriend, Polly Hamilton, entered the Biograph at...

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