History Alive: Ambush at Esters Rd., November 1933



Central Standard Time



Pat Davenport
200 S. Jefferson St.
Irving TX, Texas 75062

November 22, 1933.......As Bonnie and Clyde approached the current intersection of SH 183 and Esters Rd. law enforcement officers led by Dallas County Sheriff "Smoot" Schmidt opened fire.  However, it wasn't until the following year that the outlaws would meet their ultimate demise.  What went wrong?  Heritage Senior Center hosts this fascinating presentation by Dallas Historian Brad Hamilton.  The presentation is open to those aged 50 and older, and admission is free.  Join us and find out about this little known episode in Irving's history!  We'll see you at Heritage Senior Center!  Call 972 721-2496 for more information!