Barrow, Clyderobbers, murderers; Barrow born in ?Houston, Texas; Parker born in Rowena, Texas. They met in 1930 and soon became America's most famous and romanticized outlaws. They killed at least 13 persons and escaped from several police ambushes before they were killed at a roadblock in Louisiana.
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