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" Break the rules and you go to prison, break the prison rules and you go to Alcatraz. "

The final days of Alcatraz revealed in new photographs released for 50th anniversary of prison closing its doors for good

New discovered photos show the last prisoners depart from Alcatraz Island federal prison in San Francisco. The National Park Service on Thursday celebrated the 50th anniversary of Alcatraz Island's closure with an exhibit of the photos

By Daily Mail Reporter

Prison mug shot of convict Frank Lee Morris, who escaped with the Anglin brothers from the federal prison on Alcatraz Island in 1962

The hunt is still on: 50 years after three inmates 'escaped' from Alcatraz through spoon-dug tunnels a U.S. marshal searches for an 80-year-old fugitive

It's been half a century since three inmates pulled off a Houdini-like escape from America's most foreboding maximum security prison, Alcatraz, in San Francisco Bay. On the night of June 11, 1962, Frank Lee Morris and brothers Clarence and John Anglin climbed through spoon-dug tunnels to escape the 'The Rock', launching themselves into choppy seas on a raft made of rubber raincoats. The fugitives - all bank robbers - were never found despite one of the biggest-scale manhunts in…