Annals of Crime #121

Original Caption:

Newark -- Assuming a typical "movie hard boiled" pose, after he was apprehended following a hold up, is Robert (Baby Face) Naschik, 16, who admits to 30 robberies and burglaries. The youthful desperado caught from descriptions given to police by patrons of a bar and grill which he had victimized, says that he escaped from a New Jersey State Reformatory on July 5th. (1943)

2 comments:

marietta said...



I am sorry for this boy and his future,his faces say all,want to hold him and help him,its a boy without love.

marietta said...


To Robert.

The sound of your pistol is so poorly and cold.Have you heard wenn mockinbird sings in the early morning in hightster coloratur ?wenn bitten plays the bassguitarre,the frogs hit the snare,the funny peekaboo the pauke.wenn jimmy smith play the organ ?,full in blast,?and the tender sound by the two gay grasshoppers? have you?so put away the little plasticpistol.