Orig 1978 JOHN WAYNE GACY Chicago Sun Times Newspaper

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  • Sold Date: May 21, 2007
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Original CHICAGO SUN TIMES newspaper dated Saturday, December 30, 1978. COMPLETE in 61 pgs, tabloid (15" x 12").

The front page headline: "BODY TOTAL UP TO 28; GACY KEPT FROM THE COURT".

Articles in this newspaper about the Gacy investigation include: "BODY TOTAL 28; MAY BE A RECORD", "GACY TRIP WITH YOUTH REPORTED" & "RUNAWAYS' OWN HOT LINE".

The article "BODY TOTAL 28..." reads, "The grave-pocked earth under the John Gacy home yielded six more skeletons Friday, raising the toll of dead linked to the suburban contractor to 28. If one person killed all 28, it would be a record number of victims for a mass murder case in modern U.S. History...Gacy was scheduled to appear at 9:30 a.m. before Associate Judge John L. White, whose packed courtroom was surrounded by guards who searched each visitor. But 11:35 a.m. Judge White announced that he had received a phone call from Chief Judge Richard J. Fitzgerald instructing him that it was best that Gacy not appear in court 'for security reasons'...".

T are additional articles in this issue about Rev. Jim Jones, Isiah Thomas (playing for his H.S. team, St. Joseph), and MORE!

IN VERY GOOD CONDITION!! NO BRITTLENESS!! VERY LITTLE TONING!! The original owner's name appears near the newspaper's title plate. Three pages near the start of this issue have a small edge tear near the upper outside corner. We unconditionally warrant, without time limit, the authenticity of this 1978 Chicago Sun Times newspaper. We have been dealing in historical newspapers and fine documents since 1974. Dba "Historical Newspapers and Journals." 10 day return privilege. CAREFULLY PROTECTED IN FLAT CARDBOARD PACKAGING. Buyer pays Priority post, with Insurance. International post extra. Illinois residents add 8.75% sales tax. **PLEASE NOTE !! We accept checks or money orders. While purchases made by money order are shipped within 48 hours, please allow 10 days for 1st time personal checks to be collected. **We do not accept credit cards or Paypal. We will email the total costs to the successful high bidder. (wt2) Orig 1978 JOHN WAYNE GACY Chicago Sun Times Newspaper