Learn about neighborhood history at Bike Uptown’s Historic Dillinger Bike Ride! Alderman James Cappleman and members of Uptown Business Partners will also be on the ride. Come meet friends and learn about the hidden hangouts of public enemy #1 John Dillinger.
We will see:
- The offices of Dr. Harold Cassidy who performed plastic surgery on Dillinger,
- the place where he celebrated his birthday the night before he was shot,
- where he made faces through the glass at girlfriend Polly Hamilton,
- his favorite place to play a game of pool
…and other hideouts and hangouts.
The tour begins on Saturday, October 5, 10:00 a.m. at Uptown Bikes, 4653 N. Broadway St., and finishes at 11:00 a.m., at Buena Circle Park, 1049 W Buena Ave., for brunch and socializing until noon.
Here’s an event map:DillingerBikeTour_072813