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In the footsteps of the famous Residents

Easily the most notorious man and woman to set criminal foot in Ennis were Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow. While on the lam after a multistate swath of robberies in the early 1930s, the gangster couple returned to their native Texas, stopping in Ennis on several occasions. Clyde was reared in nearby Telico and apparently maintained ties to family and friends in the area, which may account for the numerous sightings of the thieving duo in and around Ennis. “My dad and a friend saw Clyde getting into a car and driving off from a gas station near the old Rose Motel …Read the rest of this story and more stories like this in your latest edition of The Ennis News. Be informed, subscribe today!




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