The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Courtney's story of how he smashed auto thieves

A drawing of Cook County State’s Attorney Thomas J. Courtney talking on a telephone. Behind him is a photograph of a warehouse filled with stolen automobiles. Courtney wears a three-piece suit, overcoat, and broad brimmed hat. He holds a cigarette.


33.8 x 36 cm

Tribune Company

full color

  • English

  • still image
  • text

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (July 22, 1934), Graphic Section/Camera News Review, p. 9

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