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The guns used by gangsters Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow

The guns used by gangsters Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow

Bonnie Parker’s personal, concealed Colt .38 snub-nose detective special revolver, which was found post-mortem taped to her inside thigh with white medical tape. The ambush happened so fast that she did not even have a chance to retrieve it from its intimate hiding place.

Bonnie Parker’s personal, concealed Colt .38 snub-nose detective special revolver, which was found post-mortem taped to her inside thigh with white medical tape. The ambush happened so fast that she did not even have a chance to retrieve it from its intimate hiding place.

Bonnie Parker Photo Death | Bonnie Parker & Clyde Barrow's 1934 Ford V-8 Sedan ~

Bonnie Parker Photo Death | Bonnie Parker & Clyde Barrow's 1934 Ford V-8 Sedan ~

Bonnie Elizabeth Parker (October 1, 1910 – May 23, 1934) and Clyde Chestnut Barrow (March 24, 1909 – May 23, 1934) were well-known outlaws, robbers, and criminals who traveled the Central United States with their gang during the Great Depression. The "Barrow Gang" included at times Buck Barrow, Blanche Barrow, Raymond Hamilton, W.D. Jones, Joe Palmer, Ralph Fults, and Henry Methvin. Their exploits captured the attention of the American public during the "public enemy era" between 1931 and…

Bonnie Elizabeth Parker (October 1, 1910 – May 23, 1934) and Clyde Chestnut Barrow (March 24, 1909 – May 23, 1934) were well-known outlaws, robbers, and criminals who traveled the Central United States with their gang during the Great Depression. The "Barrow Gang" included at times Buck Barrow, Blanche Barrow, Raymond Hamilton, W.D. Jones, Joe Palmer, Ralph Fults, and Henry Methvin. Their exploits captured the attention of the American public during the "public enemy era" between 1931 and…

1 April 1934 Three Texas Highway motorcycle patrolmen, Edward Bryan Wheeler, H.D. Murphy and Polk Ivy (pictured) were traveling northwest on Highway 114 and Dove Road, just west of Grapevine. They had cruised past a black Ford V8 with yellow wheels parked on a side road. Ivy continued on to Rhome (or Roanoke, which was the halfway point), while Murphy and Wheeler turned around to investigate, unknowing that they were about to have a fatal meeting with Bonnie and Clyde.

1 April 1934 Three Texas Highway motorcycle patrolmen, Edward Bryan Wheeler, H.D. Murphy and Polk Ivy (pictured) were traveling northwest on Highway 114 and Dove Road, just west of Grapevine. They had cruised past a black Ford V8 with yellow wheels parked on a side road. Ivy continued on to Rhome (or Roanoke, which was the halfway point), while Murphy and Wheeler turned around to investigate, unknowing that they were about to have a fatal meeting with Bonnie and Clyde.

Bonnie and Clyde Ambush Site | Kidnapped by Bonnie & Clyde: Book recalls Eddy County sheriff deputy's ...

Bonnie and Clyde Ambush Site | Kidnapped by Bonnie & Clyde: Book recalls Eddy County sheriff deputy's ...