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Tuesday, April 1, 1969

Independent, Anderson, SC

Two holdup men disguised by ski masks knocked off the glasses of Biggy Harris, 31, operator of a ...

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Tuesday, April 1, 1969

Associated Press, VA

Roused from his bed in the rear of his Luray, Va., grocery store by screams Luther Freeze found ...

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Tuesday, April 1, 1969

News, Dallas, TX

Wounded in the right foot 2 1/2 months earlier in a $700 holdup, matronly Mrs. Tony Barbaria, of ...

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Tuesday, April 1, 1969

Times Advertiser, Trenton, NJ

Though seriously wounded by a youth who tried to rob him, New York City store owner Thaddeus S. ...

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Tuesday, April 1, 1969

Star, Washington, DC

Separate juries ruled as justifiable homicide the slaying of 2 bandits at a grocery store and gas station ...

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Tuesday, April 1, 1969

The News, Detroit, MI

The Rev. Gentle Jones, 75, grabbed his .38 revolver when he heard scuffling in the hallway of his ...

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Saturday, March 1, 1969

Herald Examiner, Los Angeles, CA

Seventy-year-old Herman B. Mathis was taking a stroll in Los Angeles when two men dragged him into a ...

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Saturday, March 1, 1969

Tribune, Oakland, CA

Seeing a night club robbery in progress, Ken Faulkner of Emeryville, Calif., stopped his car, got a pistol ...

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Saturday, March 1, 1969

Post Dispatch, St. Louis, MO

After a St. Louis, Mo., householder stopped four youths from beating up a passerby, the youths returned half ...

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Saturday, March 1, 1969

Evening News, Huntington Beach, CA

Robbed of $25 by two bandits while she was minding her father's Los Angeles record store, 14-year-old Karen ...

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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.