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Prison letters written by London gangster Reggie Kray and US death cult leader Charles Manson are to go under the hammer.
The “murderbelia” has been put up for sale by a collector and offers a rare insight into the minds of two of the 20th century’s most infamous criminals.
Kray’s letters, written across 20 pages and dated over several days in mid-July 1998, are said to be coded instructions to outside associates.
In the letters, Kray wrote: “Go to work for the fee. I’m so proud of all you’ve achieved.”
Reggie died in 2000. His letters are expected to fetch hundreds of pounds at Glasgow’s McTear’s Auctioneers on Thursday.
A second lot contains a letter by Charles Manson, serving a life sentence for his part in the murder of the pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six others.
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