She was an honor student with a talent for creative writing. He was an ex-con and habitual criminal with a preference for Fords and Browning Automatic Rifles. On this date in 1934, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow were ambushed and gunned down by a posse led by (semi)retired Texas Ranger Frank Hamer.
Crime Library: BONNIE & CLYDE: ROMEO AND JULIET IN A GETAWAY CAR
The Bonnie and Clyde Festival in Gibsland, LA (which is this weekend, if you’re in the area)
“The Story of Bonnie and Clyde,” a poem by Bonnie Parker