Download PDF by Richard Zelade: Austin Murder & Mayhem

By Richard Zelade

ISBN-10: 1540213390

ISBN-13: 9781540213396

ISBN-10: 1626199175

ISBN-13: 9781626199170

underneath Austin�s glossy veneer lies a dismal earlier, choked with homicide, lechery and deceit. Legislators, lawmen and attorneys killed, robbed and lied simply to boot and simply as usually because the drifters and grifters preying on novices. The nation�s first identified serial killer made his debut in Austin within the kind of the Servant lady Annihilator, who's nonetheless rumored to be Jack the Ripper. After the Willis brothers murdered their acquaintances over rumored buried gold, a lynch mob hanged the men from reside oaks on present-day 6th road. Freshman consultant Louis Franke died after he was once robbed and overwhelmed at the steps of the statehouse. writer Richard Zelade promises a desirable examine the seedier facet of Austin history.

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