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By William J. Helmer

When her husband used to be murdered at the orders of Chicago mobster Frank Nitti, Georgette Winkeler―wife of 1 of Al Capone's "American Boys"―set out to show the Chicago Syndicate. After an try to put up her tale was once squelched by way of the mob, she provided it to the FBI within the unsuitable trust they'd the authority to strike on the racketeers who had killed her husband Gus. came across 60 years later in FBI records, the manuscript describes the couple’s lifestyles at the run, the St. Valentine's Day bloodbath (Gus was once one of many shooters), and different headline crimes of that interval. ready for e-book by means of mob professional William J. Helmer, Al Capone and His American Boys is a compelling modern account of the heyday of Chicago crime by way of a girl who discovered herself married to the mob.

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