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1. 10,000 Public Enemies 10,000 Public Enemies May/24/1935 Book review of "Ten Thousand Public Enemies" by Courtney Ryley Cooper about crime and prominent criminals (such as John Lazia, et al.) in Kansas City tracked by "the United States government, Division...

2. 70th Anniversary of the Union Station Massacre 70th Anniversary of the Union Station Massacre June, 2003 Brief article recounting the Union Station Massacre on its 70th anniversary. Bureau of Investigation escorts of escaped murderer and bank robber Frank Nash were ambushed in front of Union Station in Kansas...

3. All Due Respect All Due Respect June 12-18, 2008 Article discusses the debut of "Shots Back in Time: The Union Station Massacre," a film by Terence O'Mally commissioned by Union Station officials. The 40-minute film tells the story of the Union Station...

4. Be Proud, Citizens! Be Proud, Citizens! January/11/1935 Article about the ironic description of Kansas City by Judge Brown Harris "as 'probably the most law-abiding city in the United States.'" Irony due to the judge's association with the Pendergast machine...

5. Blondie-The Maurice Denning Story Blondie-The Maurice Denning Story Winter//2002 Ganster, James Audett, in an autobiographical account claims that Maurice Denning and Verne Miller were the real gunmen at the Union Station Massacre. This article is Part I and traces the life and criminal...

6. Bye Bye Adam Bye Bye Adam June/21/1935 Photo and biographical article about Adam Richetti, "associate of Charles (Pretty Boy) Floyd, in the circuit court. ..being tried on a charge of murder in connection with the Union Station massacre."

7. Calmly, Quietly, Day of Death Unfolds: Journal of a Massacre Part One Calmly, Quietly, Day of Death Unfolds: Journal of a Massacre Part One June/13/1983 First in a 12-part series of articles dealing with the Union Station Massacre, involving discussions of the murderers and crime fighters such as J. Edgar Hoover and the FBI.

8. For Sale: Crypts Next to a KC Legend For Sale: Crypts Next to a KC Legend July 9, 2006 Brief item reporting the 2006 public sale of crypts in the same mausoleum as that holding the remains of Frank Nash, killed in Kansas City's Union Station Massacre on June 17, 1933. The crypts, located...

9. Kansas City Crime Central Kansas City Crime Central 2010 This 232-page book details crimes and criminals in Kansas City area from Union Station Massacre and Bonnie and Clyde to the more recent Ali Kemp and Erica Gree (Precious Doe).

10. Mandate in Massacre Mandate in Massacre February/27/1936 Announcement of the call for surrender of three of the four conspirators at large involved in the Union Station Massacre.

11. Massacre Resonates 75 Years Later Massacre Resonates 75 Years Later June 16, 2008 Brief article recounting the Union Station massacre on June 17, 2008, its 75th anniversary. Bureau of Investigation escorts of escaped murderer and bank robber Frank Nash were ambushed in front of Union...

12. Massacre Turned FBI into a Powerhouse Massacre Turned FBI into a Powerhouse June 16, 2008 Article describing how the Union Station Massacre changed the Federal Bureau of Investigation into the powerhouse that it is today. J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI during the massacre, described the killings...

13. Missouri Waltz: The Inside Story of the Pendergast Machine by the Man Who Smashed It Missouri Waltz: The Inside Story of the Pendergast Machine by the Man Who Smashed It 1948 Chapter of the book about the Union Station Massacre in 1933 and the events leading up to and following it, including descriptions of John Lazia, "Pretty Boy" Floyd, or Pretty Boy Floyd, and police officers...

14. Ten Thousand Public Enemies Ten Thousand Public Enemies 1935 Photos and descriptions of crime in early 20th century Kansas City, highlighting some of its more sensational outlaws such as Frank Nash and Johnny Lazia, et al. Many details of infamous criminals operating...

15. The Crime-Ridden Summer of 1933 The Crime-Ridden Summer of 1933 September 8, 1963 Article reviews the events of the 1933 summer when Mary McElroy was kidnapped, eleven prisoners escaped from the Kansas penitentiary in Lansing, The Union Station Massacre took place, Bonnie and Clyde...

16. The Kansas City Massacre and the Mystery of the Missing Public Enemy The Kansas City Massacre and the Mystery of the Missing Public Enemy Fall 2002 Article presents the story of Maurice Denning, who some implicated in the Union Station Massacre. He was on the FBI's most wanted list in the 1930s and his disappearance was never totally resolved.

17. The Kansas City Union Station Massacre The Kansas City Union Station Massacre 1987 A 60-page paper presented by Gloria Maxwell at the NOLA (National Association for Outlaw and Lawman History) Conference held July 23-25, 1987, about the Union Station Massacre in the 1930s. Includes illustrations....

18. Thunder over Kansas City: A Machine and a Massacre Thunder over Kansas City: A Machine and a Massacre September/17/1938 First of a four-part series of magazine articles on the microfilm roll with photos, illustrations, and information on the Pendergast machine of Kansas City. Description of criminal figures associated here...

19. Thunder over Kansas City: Murder and an Election Thunder over Kansas City: Murder and an Election September/24/1938 Second of a four-part series of magazine articles on the microfilm roll with photos, illustrations, and information on the Pendergast machine of Kansas City. Description of criminal and legal figures associated...

20. Tom's Town: Kansas City and the Pendergast Legend Tom's Town: Kansas City and the Pendergast Legend 1947 Description of the Union Station Massacre on "the morning of June 17, 1933, when five persons were slain."