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Friday, March 1, 1963

Chronicle, Houston, TX

Forced to lie on the floor while a gun-toting bandit rifled his cash drawer and fled, a Houston, ...

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Friday, March 1, 1963

Eagle, Brooklyn, NY

When a newly installed burglar alarm went off in David Thune's Brooklyn, N.Y., apartment, he grabbed a .32 ...

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Friday, March 1, 1963

Near North News, IL

A 72-year-old Chicago, Ill., grocer, James V. Smith, was knocked to the floor by a thug who demanded ...

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Friday, March 1, 1963

Post, Denver, CO

John Jonaikis, in an attempt to end a series of burglaries which had netted robbers more than $1000 ...

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Friday, March 1, 1963

Daily News, Chicago, IL

Rev. Father O'Donnell, rector of St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, in Chicago, Ill., was awakened by the screams ...

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Friday, March 1, 1963

Tribune, Chicago, IL

Jack Earle, 72, a Chicago, Ill., service station attendant, became suspicious when a man entered the station and ...

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Friday, March 1, 1963

Post, Houston, TX

Aroused at 2 A.M. by noises coming from the back bedroom of his Houston, Tex., home, Willie I. ...

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Friday, February 1, 1963

Associated Press, NC

As he was about to enter his home in Wake Forest, N.C., Henry Pearson was ambushed by two ...

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Friday, February 1, 1963

Times, Seattle, WA

Police responding to a burglary call at a jewelry store in Seattle, Wash., arrived on the scene to ...

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Friday, February 1, 1963

Herald-Examiner, Los Angeles, CA

After surprising a prowler rifling a cash register in a Los Angeles market, the store manager, Sanford Mitchell, ...

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NRA ILA

Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.