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By Margaret LaPlante

On October eleven, 1923 the DeAutremont brothers, twins Ray and Roy, age 23, and their brother Hugh, age 19, held up the Gold specified, often referred to as teach thirteen, of the Southern Pacific Railroad simply outdoors of Ashland, Oregon.

With assistance from a forensic scientist from the collage of California at Berkeley, the experts knew inside 9 days who the suspects have been. With sought after posters plastered across the world one may anticipate the gurus to make a brief arrest. Why then did it take virtually 4 years and a half-a-million funds to find the DeAutremont brothers in what was once known as on the time, "The world's maximum manhunt."

This publication relies at the DeAutremont brothers' personal phrases besides various different sources.

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