When a historical marker says "Later a mob lynched Santa", well that's worth a read.
Happened in Cisco. pic.twitter.com/zlvQsJx7S9
— RED CARPET (@TXHRINFO) December 23, 2016
Pretty good excuse to use on the kids this year. Santa ain't coming because Cisco hung him.DF Scrooge Dad
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Santa_Claus_Bank_Robberyhttps://untpress.unt.edu/catalog/3293DF Late Great A.C. Greene
I have the book at home. Not a bad read if you like historical novels.
I took a class from Mr. Greene at North Texas State. He was a very entertaining storyteller and the book on the robbery was extremely interesting and well researched.DF Late Great A.C. Greene
Ed Wallace will probably be telling the story on his program Saturday morning around 9:15.
Conrad Hilton had put $5000 reward for killing any bank robbers if caught in the act..Santa and his gang were caught robbing Cisco bank...
Another excellent source on the Santa Claus Bank Robbery and other organized crime sites in Texas: https://www.amazon.com/Gangster-Tour-Texas-Travel-Guides/dp/1603442588
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