Charles Arthur "Pretty Boy" Floyd and his wife Ruby. Floyd's image changed during the last 5 years of his life. He was always known as a local “Robin Hood”, but after he gained national attention, he vaulted to the status of “hero” to the common man.
1934 "wanted" reprint- john dillinger, "pretty boy" floyd, "baby face" nelson
Charles Arthur Floyd, AKA Pretty Boy, was bestowed the “Public Enemy Number One” title upon Dillinger’s death, largely because he was wanted for the murder of two policemen and two FBI agents in an event known as the Kansas City Massacre.
Charles "pretty boy" Floyd, a great depression-era gangster and notorious bank robber, endeared himself to the public by destroying mortgage papers at the banks he robbed - freeing many from their debts.