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1933 Coles County bank robbery
Posted by: Chuck Shumard Date: April 04, 2000 at 20:49:48
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COLES COUNTY BANK ROBBERY I have been told that in about 1933, Oakland, Illinois suffered its first and only bank robbery. during the robbery, the town watchman, a "Mr. Hickey" was killed. does anyone have any information on the incident, or who the "Mr. Hickey" was?


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