Crowd Surrounding Murder Scene

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Photograph of a large crowd surrounding a car at Armour Boulevard and Forest Avenue. The car belonged to mobster Gus "Steinie" Fasone and was the intended getaway vehicle following the murder of bootlegger Ferris Anthon by Charles Gargotta and accomplices. Fasone and fellow gangster Sam "Hog" Scola were killed in the exhange by Sheriff Tom Bash. Scola's body is slumped over the steering wheel.

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Modern Location
1116 E Armour Boulevard
Kansas City, MO
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Zeldin Collection of Journal-Post Glass Negatives, P29, Box 19, Folder 22, #4
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