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The Constitution, Atlanta, GA

Sunday, February 1, 1981

Atlanta, Ga., jeweler Bob Jordan, working at his repair bench, looked up to see two men holding guns on his wife and his associate. A veteran of numerous robbery attempts, Jordan dove for a back room as one gunman shot twice. Coming up shooting, Jordan fatally wounded one robber with his .380 semi-automatic and chased the other one from the store.

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