Congratulations for Shep Hurd, Bangor, October 13, 1937

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Harry Odell and George Harris sent this Western Union telegram to congratulate their friend Everett S. "Shep" Hurd in Bangor. Mr. Hurd alerted law enforcement authorities to the presence of the Brady Gang, contributing to their capture on Central Street on October 12, 1937.

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  • Title: Congratulations for Shep Hurd, Bangor, October 13, 1937
  • Creator: Western Union
  • Creation Date: 1937-10-13
  • Subject Date: 1937-10-13
  • Location: Bangor, Penobscot County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 16.5 cm x 20.5 cm
  • Local Code: 2009.004.0033.B
  • Collection: Brady Gang Collection
  • Object Type: Text

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Bangor Historical Society
159 Union Street, Bangor, ME 04401
(207) 942-1900

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