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by Raven
Mon Feb 11, 2008 1:29 pm
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: Public Enemies Question #1 ~ Johnny as Dillinger
Replies: 58
Views: 12203

Morning ladies! As I read this book I kept finding JD in the Dillinger role perfect for him. A few quotes that reminded me of Johnny Depp, One picture says "John Dillinger, under arrest at Crown Point, Indiana: Reporters accustomed to hard-eyes Chicago gangsters found the wisecracking Indiana f...
by Raven
Sat Feb 09, 2008 3:24 pm
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: PE Tidbit #26 ~ Dillinger Myths and Legends - More Added
Replies: 19
Views: 6374

An excellent tidbit DITHOT!
by Raven
Sun Feb 03, 2008 8:23 pm
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: Public Enemies Tidbit #21 ~ A Day with Dillinger
Replies: 17
Views: 4069

love this tidbit DITHOT, trying to play catchup on the earlier ones.
the Riverview sounds great and I love that theater.
and even thinking of Johnny dancing, well... :stretcher:
by Raven
Fri Jan 25, 2008 6:38 pm
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: Public Enemies Tidbit #12 - OTR to Minnesota
Replies: 16
Views: 10106

Thank you Liz. I got to drive through Minnisota, it is a very beautiful state in the summer. not sure I want to see it in the winter. :baby:
by Raven
Fri Jan 25, 2008 1:42 am
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: Public Enemies Tidbit #11 ~ Pulp Magazines
Replies: 6
Views: 1864

great stuff DITHOT and thank you fansmom for the npr interview.

I really was taken with the cover art as well.
by Raven
Thu Jan 24, 2008 11:17 pm
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: Public Enemies Tidbit #10 - Hamm, Bremer & Schmidt
Replies: 5
Views: 6181

Thanks Liz!

love that commercial!

and the haunted house, very cool!
by Raven
Tue Jan 22, 2008 9:24 pm
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: Public Enemies Tidbit #9 ~ Bonnie & Clyde the movie, etc
Replies: 15
Views: 6529

thanks DITHOT, a great read though I had to run errands before I got all the way through it. I was not allowed to go the movie, my mom was a born and raised texacan and hated the idea of the movie making them famous. I remember her saying they were thiefs and murders. I really liked J.D. Jones artic...
by Raven
Tue Jan 22, 2008 1:10 pm
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: Public Enemies Tidbit #8 ~ Frank Hamer
Replies: 6
Views: 3943

the more I read about the 30's the more exciting it seems to be getting. Cool read about Ma, being gov, even after Pa was kicked out. great tidbit DITHOT!
by Raven
Sun Jan 20, 2008 8:48 pm
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: Public Enemies Tidbit #7 ~ The Texas Rangers
Replies: 12
Views: 3952

DITHOT wrote: "A Ranger is an officer who is able to handle any given situation without definite instructions from his commanding officer, or higher authority. This ability must be proven before a man becomes a Ranger." this reminds me of the saying "when men where men" I really ...
by Raven
Sat Jan 19, 2008 2:40 pm
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: Public Enemies Tidbit #6 ~ The Lindbergh Law
Replies: 12
Views: 5886

I was reading this and just saying to myself this is so chilling even today. So tragic.

My great-grandfather taught Lindberg how to fly. Interesting little family tidbit.

Thanks DITHOT for a great read.
by Raven
Wed Jan 16, 2008 2:37 pm
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: Public Enemies Tidbit #3 ~ 1930's Popular Culture
Replies: 16
Views: 8393

Thank you Liz and DITHOT! the tidbits never fail to impress! :cool:
by Raven
Mon Jan 14, 2008 1:28 pm
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: Public Enemies Tidbit #1 ~ Bryan Burrough
Replies: 18
Views: 3777

me two!!

and I am almost done with PE. a long but really interesting book.

Thanks Liz!
by Raven
Wed Dec 12, 2007 8:04 pm
Forum: Public Enemies
Topic: ONBC’s Next Book Selection ~ Public Enemies
Replies: 50
Views: 10204

I started it last nite, it is very good!!
thanks Liz and DITHOT for the suggestion! :bounce:
by Raven
Fri Dec 07, 2007 12:40 am
Forum: Announcements and Calendars
Topic: ONBC Book Poll - Public Enemies or Rum Diary?
Replies: 30
Views: 8305

I orderd my book from the library!! I wont be able to join you for the whole discussion but will peek in when I can :bounce:
Thanks Liz and DITHOT
by Raven
Tue Aug 28, 2007 11:06 am
Forum: Wait Until Spring, Bandini
Topic: Bandini Tidbit #23 ~ Terror Tales!
Replies: 8
Views: 2964

Fun read DITHOT!

With the times you can really imagine how these colorful covers and stories could catch on.

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