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Informer index Volume 1 One issue—Sep 2008
A Abramo, Philip, I: 44. Adonis, Joe, I: 12. Aiuppa, Joseph, I: 28. Alden, St, Joseph City Police Chief Fred, I: 24. Alite, John, I: 39. American Boys, I: 22. American Federation of Labor (AFL-CIO), I: 7, 9, 11. Anastasia, Albert, I: 1 pic, 12-13. and Frank Costello, I: 12. and Frank Scalise, I: 13. gambling, I: 12-13. and Vincent Mangano, I: 12. Anselmi, Albert, I: 29. Anslinger, Harry, I: 31. Apalachin NY convention 1957, I: 4, 46. FBI report cover sheet, I: 4. Aurelio, Magistrate Thomas A., I: 6, 11. Avena, John, I: 28. B Bahamas, I: 7, 8. Balestrere, James, I: 38. Balistriere, Frank, I: 28. Barbara, Joseph, I: 4. Apalachin convention, I: 4. Bazzano, John Jr., I: 46. death of, I: 46. Bazzano, John Sr., I: 46 pic. Beck, Teamsters President Dave, I: 8 pic, 9, 11. grand larceny 1957, I: 9. Senate investigations, I: 9. Berrien County, Michigan, I: 21. Beverly Club casino, I: 12. Bilek, Arthur, I: 22, 32. Binaggio, Charlie, I: 31, 38. Bolton, Byron, I: 23. Bonanno, Joseph, I: 28, 35. Bonanno Crime Family, I: 42. Boston, Massachusetts, I: 43. Bulger, James "Whitey," I: 43. Burke, Fred "Killer," I: 20 pic, 21 pic, 23-27. death of, I: 26-27. home, I: 24 pic, 25. killing of police officer 1931, I: 25-26. Michigan identification card, I: 20. C Calabrese, Frank Sr., I: 47 Campagna, Louis "Little New York," I: 21, 27 pic Capone, Al, I: 21, 22 pic, 26, 27, 28 St. Valentine's Day Massacre, I: 21 Case Against Lucky Luciano, The, I: 30 casino skimming, I: 28, 47

Castellano, Paul, I: 40 Catapano, Joseph, I: 42 Caulfield, Missouri Governor Henry, I: 26 Cermak, Chicago Mayor Anton, I: 29 Cerone, John, I: 28 Cheasty, John Cye, I: 9 Chester, Max, I: 10 Chicago, Illinois, I: 21-23, 28, 29-30, 32, 47 Chicago Crime Commission, I: 32 Civella, Carl "the Cork," I: 28, 31 Civella, Nick, I: 31, 38 Clark, James (Frank Meyer), I: 22 Cocozza, Vincent "Scabby," I: 28 murder of, I: 28 Colonial Inn casino, I: 12 Colorado Springs, Colorado, I: 41 Colosimo, James "Big Jim," I: 32 Coluccio, Giuseppe, I: 41 Committee of Fifty, New Orleans, Louisiana, I: 18

Complete Public Enemy Almanac, The, I: 33 Corallo, Antonio "Tony Ducks," I: 10 Costello, Frank, I: 2 pic, 5, 6, 11 pic assassination attempt, I: 11 gambling partnerships, I: 12 and J. Edgar Hoover, I: 5 and Tammany Hall, I: 6, 11 tax evasion 1956, I: 12 Crescent City Lynchings, I: 17 pic. Critchley, David, I: 34 pic, 35-36. Cuba, I: 12 Cuban Connection, The, I: 36 Cunningham, Wilbur W., I: 25, 26 Cutler, Berrien County Sheriff Fred J., I: 26

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D'Andrea, Philip, I: 21, 24, 27 pic Dane, Fred, see Burke, Fred. DeCavalcante, Simone "Sam the Plumber," I: 44 DeCavalcante Crime Family, I: 44 Deep Water: Joseph P. Macheca and the Birth of the American Mafia, I: 2, 18, 30 DeLuna, Carl "Tuffy," I: 28, 47 death of, I: 47 Detroit, Michigan, I: 9 Dewey, Thomas, I: 7 pic DiBono, Louis, I: 39 DiGiovanni, Joseph "Scarface," I: 31, 38 pic brothers, I: 38 Dioguardi, John "Johnny Dio," I: 9, 10 pic, 11 extortion, I: 10 and Jimmy Hoffa, I: 9-11 labor racketeering, I: 10 tax evasion, I: 10 and Victor Riesel, I: 10 Domenico, Orlando, I: 28 Doto, Giuseppe, see Adonis, Joe.
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Gotti, Gene, I: 40 Gotti, John A. "Junior," I: 39-40 Gotti, John J. "Teflon Don," I: 40 death of, I: 40 Gotti, Peter, I: 40 Gotti, Richard V., I: 40 Gotti, Vincent, I: 40 Gotti, Philomena "Fanny," I: 40 death of, I: 40 Green, AFL President William, I: 7 Grosso, George, I: 39 Guinta, Joseph "Hop Toad," I: 29 Gusenberg, Frank, I: 22 Gusenberg, Peter, I: 22
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Family Secrets Case, I: 47 Farrell, Lou, I: 11 Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), I: 43 Federal Bureau of Narcotics (FBN), I: 6 Ferlazzo, Gaetano, I: 28 First Vice Lord, The, 19, I: 32 Fishbach, Hyman I., I: 9-10 Frank Nitti: The True Story of Chicago's Notorious Enforcer, I: 29-30 Fresca, Frank, I: 42 Fulton Market Watchmen and Patrol Association, I: 6
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Harriman, New York Governor William, I: 8 Hayde, Frank, I: 31 Helmer, William, I: 22, 33 Hennessy, New Orleans Police Chief David, I: 17 assassination, I: 17 Hoffa, James R., I: 8, 9 pic, attempt to access secret files 1957, I: 10 links to underworld, I: 11 and Robert Kennedy, I: 10 Teamsters President, I: 10-11 Teamsters Vice President, I: 8 Senate investigations, I: 9 Hoover, John Edgar, FBI Director, I: 5 pic, 6, 9, 31 denies existence of Mafia, I: 5 gambling, I: 5 and mob bosses, I: 5-6 Humble, Ron, I: 29-30 Hunt, Thomas, I: 30 Hutson, Lyle, I: 26
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Galante, Carmine, I: 4 Apalachin convention, I: 4 Galestro, Gino, I: 42 Gambino, Carlo, I: 12 Gambino Crime Family, I: 39 Garcia, Joaquin, I: 36 Genovese, Michael, I: 46 Genovese, Vito, I: 12 Genovese Crime Family, I: 41 Gentile, Nick, I: 34-35 Gibaldi, Vincenzo, see McGurn, "Machine Gun" Jack. Goddard, Major Calvin, I: 25 Goldstein, Samuel, I: 10 Gotterup, Bruce J., I: 39

Independent Publisher Book Awards 2008, I: 30 International Longshoremen's Association (ILA), I: 11 Internal Revenue Service (IRS), I: 5, 6, 9
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Johnson, Enoch "Nucky," I: 9 tax evasion 1941, I: 9
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Kansas City, Missouri, I: 28, 31, 38, 47 Keefe, Rose, I: 36 Kefauver, Senator Estes, I: 6 Kefauver Committee, I: 6, 12, 38 Kelly, Paul (Paolo Vaccarelli), I: 29 Kennedy, John F., I: 29 Kennedy, Robert F., I: 8 pic, 9-11

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and Jimmy Hoffa, I: 10 Kool, Forrest L., I: 23 Kubath, Erwin, I: 24 Kumay, Steve, I: 24-25
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La Cosa Nostra, I: 35 Lacey, Martin T., I: 9 LaGuardia, Mayor Fiorello, I: 6 Lansky, Meyer (Meier Sucholjansky), I: 6, 12 pic and J. Edgar Hoover, I: 6 Lanza, Harry, I: 6 Lanza, Joseph "Socks", I: 6 pic, 7-8, 11 anti-trust 1935, I: 6 birth, I: 6 extortion charges 1943, I: 7 Fulton Fish Market, I: 6 Fulton Market Watchmen and Patrol Association, I: 6 Office of Naval Intelligence, I: 7 parole, I: 7 parole delinquent 1957, I: 8 prison sentences, I: 6-8. racketeering 1933, I: 6 racketeering 1935, I: 6 Sea Food Workers Union, I: 6-7 Lanza, Solly, I: 6 LaRocca, John Sebastian, I: 46 Las Vegas, Nevada, I: 28, 40 Mob Museum, I: 40 Lazia, Johnny, I: 31, 38 Lococo, Gaetano, I: 38 Lombardo, Joseph "Joey the Clown," I: 28, 47 longshoremen union, see International Longshoremen's Association. Lucania, Salvatore, see Luciano, Charlie. Luciano, Charlie (Salvatore Lucania), I: 6, 11 pic, 12 Lucchese, Tommy "Three-Finger Brown," I: 12 Lucchese Crime Family, I: 9-11 Lyon, Chriss, I: 27
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Marcello, Carlos, I: 28 Marcello, James, I: 47 Marcucci, William, I: 41 Masseria, Giuseppe, I: 12 Mattix, Rick, I: 33 May, John, I: 22 Mazarre, Enrico, I: 13 McClellan, Senator John L., I: 8, 10 pic, 11 McGurn, "Machine Gun" Jack (Vincenzo Gibaldi), I: 22 McKelvey, Robert, I: 42 Meany, AFL President George, I: 11 Meli, Angelo, I: 11 and Jimmy Hoffa, I: 11 Miami, Florida, I: 9 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, I: 28 Mob Tours, I: 33 Moran, George "Bugs," I: 21-22 Moresco, Victoria, I: 32 Moretti, Willie, I: 12
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Neal, Clarence H., I: 6. New Orleans, Louisiana, I: 1718, 28, 38 New York, New York, I: 6-8, 11 -13, 28, 34-36, 39 Nitti, Frank "the Enforcer," I: 29-30 Notarbartolo, Emanuele, I: 28 murder of, I: 28
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O'Brien, John T., I: 10 O'Malley, Dominick, I: 18 O'Rourke, John J., I: 9-11 Office of Naval Intelligence, I: 7 Origin of Organized Crime in America, The, I: 34
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Mack, Judge Julian, I: 6 Mafia and the Machine, The, I: 31, 37 ad Mahoney, New York Republican Leader Walter J., I: 7 (pic) Making Jack Falcone: An Undercover FBI Agent Takes Down a Mafia Family, I: 36. Mangano, Vincent, I: 12-13 Mangano, Philip, I: 12

Palizzolo, Raffaele, I: 28 Park, Guy, I: 31 Parke, George, I: 17 Parlavecchio, Antonio, I: 39 Pendergast Machine of Kansas City, Missouri, I: 31 Petrosino, New York Police Lieutenant Joseph, I: 28 Phairas, Ben, I: 26 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I: 28 Piping Rock Casino, I: 12 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, I: 46 Pollina, A. Domenico, I: 28 Postal Inspection Service, I: 6

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Poulsen, Ellen, I: 30 Princeton, New Jersey, I: 44
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Ricca, Paul "the Waiter," I: 11, 30 and Jimmy Hoffa, I: 11 Riesel, Victor, I: 10 Ripepi, Antonio, I: 46 River Quay War, I: 31 Rivers, Joe, see Silesi, Joseph. Rolfe, Louis (Blond Alibi), I: 23 Roosevelt, President Franklin D., I: 29 Rovner, Eduardo Saenz, I: 36
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Sabella, Salvatore, I: 28 Saddle Brook, New Jersey, I: 41 Scalise, Frank, I: 13 murder of, I: 13 Scalise, John, I: 29 Schifilliti, Giuseppe "Pino," I: 44 Schultz, Dutch (Arthur Flegenheimer), I: 33 Schweihs, Frank "the German," I: 47 death of, I: 47 Schwimmer, Reinhart, I: 22 Sea Food Workers Union, I: 6-7 Secret Service, I: 6, 29, 36 Seifert, Daniel, I: 47 murder of, I: 47 Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, I: 8 Senate Select Committee on Improper Activities in the Labor or Management Field, I: 8-9 Sheldon, Martha Macheca, I: 30 Silesi, Joseph (Joe Rivers), I: 4 Apalachin convention, I: 4 Silvi, William, I: 41 Siragusa, Giuseppe, I: 46 Skelly, Charles, I: 23-24, 27 killing of, I: 23-24 Skillen, Charles, I: 6 Snyder, John (Arthur Hayes), I: 22 St. Joseph, Michigan, I: 23 St. Joseph, Missouri, I: 28 St. Louis, Missouri, I: 22, 23 St. Valentine's Day Massacre, I: 21-22, 25, 29 Starker, The, I: 36 Stege, Chicago Detective Chief John, I: 23 Stone, New York Parole Commissioner James R., I: 7 "Stopagherra" (Stuppagghieri), I: 18 Strawman Case, I: 31, 47
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Tammany Hall, I: 6, 11 Tampa, Florida, I: 39 Taylor, Fred, I: 26 Teamsters, International Brotherhood of, I: 7-11 and Joseph Lanza, I: 7 paper locals, I: 10-11 pension funds, I: 28 Senate investigations, I: 8-10 Theft of the Nation, I: 34 Tombs Prison, I: 8 Toronto, Canada, I: 41 Torrio, Johnny, I: 32 Trafficante, Santo Jr., I: 12 Tropicana casino, I: 47 Truman, President Harry S., I: 31 Tunks, Daniel, I: 41
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Union Station Massacre, I: 31 Unione Siciliana, I: 32 Untouchables, The, I: 30
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Valachi, Joseph, I: 29 Valachi Papers, The, I: 34 van't Riet, Lennert, I: 36 Vitabile, Stefano, I: 44 Voorhies, Michigan Attorney General Paul, I: 25
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Wallace, Judge James Garrett, I: 7 Washington, D.C., I: 9 Watterman, B.F., I: 26 Weinshank, Albert, I: 22 Williams, Edward Bennett, I: 10 Winter, Dale, I: 32 Wise, Bryan, I: 26 Wishart, Albert, I: 24 Wulff, Monroe, I: 24
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Yale, Frankie (Francesco Ioele), I: 25, 29 Young, Joseph "Joe Black," I: 42
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Zanghi, Anthony, I: 28 informer, I: 28 Zanghi, Joseph, I: 28 murder of, I: 28

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arson, IIb: 40 Asbury, Herbert, IIb: 33 "Assembly," see Mafia organization Atlantic City, New Jersey, IIa: 40. IIb: 34 Atlantic City gangster convention in 1929, IIb: 34 B Bacino, Phillip, IIb: 42 chart Bad Seeds in the Big Apple, IIb: 36 ad Baker, New York Police Commissioner William F., IIa: 18 Balano, Anthony, IIa: 34 chart Balistrieri, James, IIa: 34 chart Balls: The Life of Eddie Trascher, IIb: 36 ad Baltimore, Maryland, IIa: 10 Banca Siciliana, IIb: 16 Barasa, Judge Bernard, IIb: 20, 21, 22, 23, 28 Barbara, Joseph, IIa: 25, 26 pic, 27 Barbara, Joseph Jr., IIa: 26 Barlow, Magistrate Peter Townsend, IIa: 13 Barrel Murder, IIa: 11-14. IIb: 11 Barrel Mystery, The, IIb: 17 Barricade Books, IIa: 45 Barzini, Luigi, IIa: 8, 9 Basciano, Vincent "Vinny Gorgeous," IIa: 38, 51 Bassini, Joe (alias), see Drautzberg, Secret Service Agent P.G. Batista, Cuban Dictator Fulgencio, IIa: 25, 38 Battaglia, Salvatore "Teets," IIb: 42 chart Bazzano, John Jr., IIa: 52 Bazzano, John Sr., IIa: 52 Belcastro, James, IIb: 42 chart Beldo, Dominic, IIb: 42 chart Bellante, Sebastiano, IIb: 20 Bengimina, Charles, IIa: 34 chart Belino, James, IIb: 42 chart Benevento, Vincenzo, IIb: 42 chart Big Dig highway project, IIb: 47 Bignani,Joseph, IIb: 42 chart Bilek, Arthur, IIa: 37 let. IIb: 50-52 int Bilotti, Thomas, IIa: 55 Binaggio, Charles, IIa: 34 chart Binaggio, Dominic, IIa: 34 chart Bingham, New York Police Commissioner General Theodore, IIa: 14, 16, 18, 38 Biograph Theater, IIb: 47 Bisacquino, Sicily, IIa: 17 Black Hand, IIa: 9, 14, 39, 40, 48. IIb: 5, 16, 20, 21, 24, 25, 39, 40, 48, 49 Blackwell's Island Penitentiary, IIa: 23 Blando, John, IIa: 34 chart Bloom, Ike, IIb: 23 Bocci, Jimmy, IIb: 38 let Bolton, Byron, IIb: 32, 35 Bompensiero, Frank "Bomp," IIb: 38 let Bonanno, Anthony, IIb: 38 let Bonanno, Joseph, IIa: 38 Bonanno, Salvatore "Bill," IIa: 38

A Abramson, Phil, IIa: 19 Accardo, Anthony "Tony Batters," IIb: 42 chart Accardo, Martin, IIb: 42 chart Adduci, James, IIb: 42 chart Adduci, Joseph, IIb: 42 chart Adonis, Joe, IIa: 24 Adventures of Lieutenant Petrosino, The, IIa: 19 Affronti, Leonardi, IIa: 34 chart Agoglia, Sylvester, IIb: 42 chart Aiello gang, IIb: 34 Aiello, Salvatore "Sam," IIb: 42 chart Aiuppa, Joseph "Joey Doves," IIb: 42 chart Alcock, Patrick, IIb: 25, 26 Alderisio, Felix "Milwaukee Phil," IIb: 42 chart Alexian Brothers Hospital, IIb: 34 Alfano, Enrico "Erricone," IIa: 15 Alite, John, IIa: 50 All Saints Independent Catholic Church, IIb: 9 Allegretti, James "the Monk," IIb: 42 chart Aloisio, William "Smokes," IIb: 42 chart Amato Cafe, IIb: 5 Ambrosio, John, IIb: 42 chart American Federation of Labor (AFL), IIb: 12, 13 Ammatuna, Sam, IIb: 26, 28 Ammeratto, Vincenzo, "Jim Emery," IIb: 42 chart Anastasia, Albert, IIa: 22 pic, 23-25, 31 army career, IIa: 23 death row, IIa: 23 entrance into U.S., IIa: 23-24 "lord high executioner," IIa: 24 Murder, Inc., IIa: 23 murder of, IIa: 24 map, 25 naturalization, IIa: 24 tax evasion, IIa: 24 Turello killing 1921, IIa: 23 Ancona, Giacomo, IIa: 34 chart Anerino, Otto, IIb: 8 Annenberg, Max, IIb: 52 Annenberg, Moses "Moe," IIb: 52 Ansani, Robert, IIb: 42 chart Anselmi, Albert, IIb: 33 Antonelli, Anthony, IIb: 42 chart Apalachin convention 1957, IIa: 25 map, 26-27, 30, 55 Aresso, Anthony, IIb: 42 chart

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Bonanno Crime Family, IIa: 38, 41, 49, 51, 55. IIb: 54, 55 Bonino, Antonio, IIa: 34 chart Bonnie and Clyde: The Lives Behind the Legend, IIb: 37 ad Bonnoil, Maurice, IIa: 14 bootlegging, IIa: 40. IIb: 48, 49, 53 Borcia, John, IIb: 42 chart Borelli, Frank, IIb: 23 boss of bosses, IIb: 17, 27, 40 Boss of Bosses: A Journey into the Heart of the Sicilian Mafia, IIb: 49 pre Boston, Massachusetts, IIb: 47, 54 Bowler, James, IIb: 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25 Brancato, Dominic, "Nags," IIb: 42 chart Brancato, Jasper, IIa: 34 chart Bremmer, Harry, IIb: 8 Bresci, Gaetano, IIa: 10 Brogno, Natale, IIa: 9-10 Bruno, Adolfo, IIb: 47 Bruno, Charles, IIa: 34 chart Bruno, Fred, IIb: 27 Buccieri, Fiore Sr. "Fifi," IIb: 42 chart Buchalter, Louis "Lepke," IIa: 23 Bufalino, Russell, IIa: 50 Bufalino Crime Family, IIa: 49 Buffalo, New York, IIa: 13, 26, 55. IIb: 9, 12, 28 Buffalo, Joe, IIb: 16 Buglio, Ralph, IIb: 42 chart Burke, Adelina Bianca Giuseppina Petrosino, IIa: 16, 19 Burke, Fred "Killer," IIb: 32, 34-35 Burke, Michael J. IIa: 19 But He Was Good to His Mother, IIb: 37 ad Byrne, William, IIb: 24 C Cacace, Joel, IIa: 52 Caccamo, Sicily, IIb: 40 Caffe Oreto, IIa: 17 Calabrese, Frank Sr., IIa: 49. IIb: 54 Calabrese, Nicholas, IIb: 54 Calabrian organized crime, IIb: 48 Calabro, Dino, IIa: 52. IIb: 47 Calta, Charles, IIb: 9 Caltanissetta, Sicily, IIa: 17, IIb: 8 Cammisa, Antonio, IIa: 34 chart Cammisano, Joseph, IIa: 34 chart Cammisano, William Sr., IIa: 34 chart Camorra, IIa: 15. IIb: 48, 49 Campagna, Louis "Little New York," IIb: 35, 42 chart Campo, Anthony, IIb: 42 chart Canada Dry Bottling Company, Endicott NY, IIa: 26 Canary Sang but Couldn't Fly, The, IIb: 49 pre Cangelose, Louis, IIa: 34 chart Canzoneri, John, IIb: 42 chart Capezia, Anthony, see Capezio, Anthony Capezio, Anthony, "Tough Tony," IIb: 35, 42 chart

capo, IIb: 53 capodecina, IIb: 53 Capone, Al, IIb: 9, 28, 32 pic, 33-35, 43 chart, 52, 53 arrest in Philadelphia 1929, IIb: 34 Atlantic City, New Jersey, 1929, IIb: 34 Florida, IIb: 33, 34, 35 St. Valentine's Day Massacre, IIb: 32-35 Capone, Amedeo, IIb: 43 chart Capone, Ermineo, IIb: 43 chart Capone, Raffaele "Ralph Bottles," IIb: 43 chart Capone, Umberto, IIb: 43 chart Capone, Salvatore "Frank," IIb: 43 chart Capone: The Life and World of Al Capone, IIb: 33 Captive City, IIb: 34 Caracappa, Stephen, IIa: 51. IIb: 54 Carbone, Angelo, IIa: 9-10 freed from prison, IIa: 10 killing of Natale Brogno 1897, IIa: 9 sentenced to electric chair, IIa: 10 Carey, Bob, IIb: 35 Carnegie, Andrew, IIa: 16 Carneglia, Charles, IIa: 49. IIb: 55 Carollo, Antonio, IIa: 34 chart Carollo, Frank, IIa: 34 chart Carollo, Joseph, IIa: 34 chart Caronia, Joseph, IIa: 34 chart Carramusa, Carlo, IIa: 34 chart Carramusa, Frank, IIa: 34 chart Cartabella, Pasquale, IIb: 10-11 Caruso, Salvatore, IIb: 8 Cascioferro, Vito, IIa: 12, 13, 17, 18 pic. IIb: 11, 17, 18 birth, IIa: 17 Case Against Lucky Luciano, The, IIb: 36 ad casino skimming, IIa: 51 Cassidy, Hugo, IIa: 14 Casso, Anthony "Gaspipe," IIa: 51 Castelbuono, Sicily, IIb: 39 Castellammarese War, IIa: 40. IIb: 48 Castellano, Paul, IIa: 44, 55 Castelnormanno, Sicily, see Valledolmo, Sicily. Castranovi, Tassano, IIa: 18 Castro, Fidel, IIa: 38, 45 Catalano, Domenico, IIb: 18 Catalino, Charles, IIb: 15 Catania, Giuseppe, IIb: 48 Catanzaro, Paul, IIa: 34 chart Cataura, James "the Bomber," IIb: 43 chart Caughlin, Thomas, IIb: 15 Cedar Rapids, Michigan, IIb: 24 Central Cleaners and Dyers Association, IIb: 33 Ceola, Palermo Police Commissioner Baldassare, IIa: 18 Cerone, John, IIb: 43 chart Chessrow, Dr. Eugene, IIb: 8 Chiappetta, Marco, IIa: 34 chart Chiappetta, Vincenzo, IIa: 34 chart Chicago, Illinois, IIa: 48, 49, 51, 54. IIb: 3 ed, 4-28, 3235, 39 map, 40-41, 42-46 chart, 48, 50-52, 54

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early Mafia bosses, IIb: 39-41 Little Sicily neighborhood early 1900s, IIb: 39 map Neapolitan-Sicilian rivalry, IIb: 40 Outfit membership, IIb: 42-46 chart Chicago American, IIb: 52 Chicago Building Trades Council, IIb: 8 Chicago Heights, Illinois, IIb: 18, 53 Chicago newspaper circulation wars, IIb: 52 Chicago Outfit, IIb: 42-46, 54 Chicago Police Department, IIb: 35, 50 corruption, IIb: 14, 35 Chicago Tribune, IIb: 52 Ciaramello, Alessandro, IIa: 10 Ciccia, Frank, IIb: 24 Cicero, Illinois, IIb: 51 Cigar City Mafia, IIa: 45 Ciminna, Sicily, IIb: 16, 40 Cincinnati, Ohio, IIa: 48 Circella, Nicholas, IIb: 43 chart Circus Cafe, IIb: 35 Cirrincione, John, IIa: 34 chart Civella, Carl "the Cork," IIa: 34 chart Civella, Nicholas, IIa: 26, 34 chart Clark, James, IIb: 33, 34 Clementi, Louis "the Louse," IIb: 43 chart Clementi, Pasquale, IIb: 43 chart Cleveland, Ohio, IIa: 26, 45. IIb: 18 Cleveland, President Grover, IIb: 19 Coen, Jeff, IIb: 49 Coia, Illinois State Representative Charles, IIb: 7, 8 Colombo Crime Family, IIa: 51-52. IIb: 47, 54 Colosimi, Italy, IIb: 52 Colosimo, Vincenzo "Big Jim," IIb: 12, 13 pic, 14, 19, 23, 52 funeral, IIb: 23 murder of, IIb: 23 relationship to Johnny Torrio, IIb: 52 Company She Keeps, The, IIb: 36 ad Competiello, Joseph, IIa: 52 Complete Public Enemy Almanac, The, IIb: 35 Coniglio, Michale, IIb: 17 Conners, Frances, IIa: 11 Connolly, John J., IIb: 54 Constantino, Calogero, IIb: 17, 18 Conti, Gregorio, IIb: 18 Contoni, Nicholas, IIb: 27 Cook County, Illinois, Sheriff's Police, IIb: 50, 51 "cosa nostra," IIa: 31 Cosentino, Louis, IIB: 43 chart Costantino, Giovanni Carlo, IIa: 14, 18 Costello, Charles, IIb: 43 chart Costello, Frank, IIa: 24, 31 Costello, Salvatore, IIb: 43 chart Cota, Joseph, IIb: 43 chart Cotillo, Michael, IIb: 55 Couderay, Wisconsin, IIb: 34, 35 "Council," see Mafia organization counterfeiting, IIa: 12-13. IIb: 9-12

Crapisi, Salvatore, IIa: 34 chart Critchley, David, IIa: 39-40, 46 pre. IIb: 48-49 Croswell, New York State Police Sergeant Edgar, IIa: 25, 26 pic Crowe, Robert E., IIb: 24 Crowley, Detective John R., IIa: 18 Cruden, William H, IIb: 13 Cuba, IIa: 25, 38, 45 Cullett, Harry "Chicken," IIb: 13 pic, 14 Cumberland House, IIa: 42 Cuocolo, Gennaro and Maria, IIa: 15 Cusack, William, IIb: 34 Cusamano, Joseph, IIa: 35 chart Cutaia, Salvatore "Sam," IIb: 43 chart Cutelli, Frank, IIb: 24 Cutolo, William "Wild Bill," IIa: 52 pic. IIb: 54 Czolgosz, Leon, IIa: 10 assassination of President William McKinley, IIa: 10 D D'Amico, John "Jackie Nose," IIa: 49 D'Andrea Brothers Macaroni Company, IIb: 10, 28 D'Andrea, Alfonso, IIb: 15 D'Andrea, Angela Gallo, IIb: 12 D'Andrea, Anthony, IIb: 1 pic, 3 ed pic, 4 pic, 5 pic, 6 pic, 7-9, 10 pic, 11-12, 14-15, 18-21, 22 pic, 2329, 41 alderman campaign of 1921, IIb: 5, 23-26 Barrel Murder, IIb: 12 birth of, IIb: 8 children, IIb: 10 counterfeiting, IIb: 10-12, 20 death sentence against "Paulino," IIb: 18-19 early years, IIb: 8-10 funeral of, IIb: 8 labor unions, IIb: 8, 14, 15 language teacher, IIb: 10-11 murder of, IIb: 5-7 politics, IIb: 19-20 Presidential pardon, IIb: 12 president of Unione Siciliana, IIb: 20-22 priesthood, 9 siblings, IIb: 9 weapons possession, IIb: 20 D'Andrea, Anthony C., IIb: 9 D'Andrea, Carolina "Lena," IIb: 6, 7, 9, 10 pic, 11 D'Andrea, Frances Miceli, IIb: 8 D'Andrea, Gaetano, IIb: 12 D'Andrea, Giuseppe Antonino, IIb: 8 D'Andrea, Rev. Horace, IIb: 8, 9 D'Andrea, Joseph, IIb: 12, 13 pic, 14 early life, IIb: 12 funeral of, IIb: 14 homicide charge, IIb: 13 and Jim Colosimo, IIb: 12 labor unions, IIb: 12-13 murder of, IIb: 14 relationship to Anthony D'Andrea, IIb: 12

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state senate campaign of 1910, IIb: 13 strike-breaking, IIb: 14 D'Andrea, Louis, IIb: 9, 10, 15, 17 D'Andrea, Magdalena Fosco, IIb: 12 D'Andrea, Nicholas, IIb: 54 D'Andrea, Philip Laurence (Philip Louis), IIb: 9, 28, 43 chart D'Annunzio, Gabriele, IIb: 22 D'Aquila, Salvatore "Toto," IIa: 48 D'Elia, William, IIa: 49, 50 pic Damiani, Dr. Joseph, IIb: 21 Dash, Mike, IIa: 37 let, 46 pre. IIb: 49 pre DeBiase, John, IIb: 43 chart Deep Water: Joseph P. Macheca and the Birth of the American Mafia, IIa: 47 ad. IIb: 2 ad, 37 ad DeGrazia, Andrew, IIb: 43 chart DeGrazia, Rocco, IIb: 43 chart DeGrazio, Orchell "Nicholas," IIb: 43 chart Deitche, Scott, IIa: 37 let, 44-46 int. IIb: 49 pre DeJohn, Nicholas, IIb: 43 chart DeLuca, Frank, IIa: 35 chart DeLuca, Joseph, IIa: 35 chart DeLuca, Vito, see Laduca, Vito. DelValle, Eladio, IIa: 45 Demaris, Ovid, IIb: 34 DeMayo, Francesco, IIa: 35 chart DeMora, Vincenzo (see also McGurn, Jack), IIb: 43 chart DeNiro, Robert, IIa: 54 Denman, New York State Police Inspector Robert E., IIa: 26 DePrimo, Giuseppe, IIa: 12, 13 pic Derby Inn, Chicago Heights, IIb: 53 DeRoss, John "Jackie," IIa: 52. IIb: 54 DeSimone, Guglielmo (alias), see Petrosino, Lieutenant Joseph. DeSimone, James, IIa: 35 chart DeStefano, Frank, IIb: 43 chart DeStefano, Rocco, IIb: 19, 43 chart DeStefano, Vito, IIb: 43 chart Detiodani, James, IIb: 43 chart Detroit, Michigan, IIa: 38. IIb: 33 DiAngelo, Vincenzo, IIb: 43 chart DiBella, Dominic "Bells," IIb: 43 chart DiBenedetto, Joseph, IIb: 47 DiBono, Louis, IIb: 55 DiCarlo, Joseph Peter, IIb: 9 DiChiaro, Guido, IIb: 43 chart DiGiorgi, Calogero, IIb: 44 chart DiGiorgi, Vincenzo, IIb: 44 chart DiGiovanni, Michael, IIb: 44 chart DiGiovanni, Giuseppe, IIa: 35 chart, 40 DiGiovanni, Paolo, IIa: 35 chart DiGiovanni, Pietro, IIa: 35 chart DiGiovanni, Salvatore, IIb: 39-40 counterfeiting, IIb: 40 murder of, IIb: 39 DiGiovanni, Vincent, IIa: 35 chart

DiNunzio, Carmen "Cheeseman," IIb: 47 Dispenza, Rosario "the Heartless," IIb: 15-18, 40-41 early life, IIb: 16 Mafia boss, IIb: 17-18 murder of, IIb: 16, 18, 41 and Spatafora family, IIb: 40 Domenico, Orlando, IIa: 16 Donato, Joseph "Joey D," IIb: 38 let Dondero, Peter, IIa: 14 Donnici, Angelo, IIa: 35 chart Doto, Giuseppe, see Adonis, Joe. Doyle, Anthony "Twan," IIb: 54 Drautzberg, Secret Service Agent P.G., IIb: 15, 17 Drucci, Vincent "Schemer," IIb: 33 Duardi, James Sr., IIa: 35 chart Dugan, Walter, IIb: 15 E East Harlem, New York, IIb: 48 Egan's Rats, IIb: 34 Elmaleh, Edmund, IIb: 49 pre Endicott, New York, IIa: 26 Enea, Pasquale, IIb: 17, 18 Eppolito, Louis, IIa: 51. IIb: 54 Esposito, Joseph "Diamond Joe," IIb: 6, 8, 14, 15, 23, 27 Esposito, Vincenzo, 3IIa: 5 chart Eulo, Frank "Sharkey," IIb: 44 chart Everything Mafia Book, The, IIb: 49 pre Evola, Joseph, IIa: 35 chart Evola, Natale, IIb: 47 Evola, Nicholas, IIa: 35 chart extortion, IIa: 49 F Falco, Frank, IIb: 44 chart Family Secrets case, IIa: 49. IIb: 54 Family Secrets: The Case that Crippled the Chicago Mob, IIb: 49 Fanara, Giuseppe, IIa: 12, 13 Fanelli, Rocco, IIb: 44 chart Fasco, Frank, IIb: 44 chart Fasone, Salvatore, IIa: 35 chart Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), IIa: 25, 27, 30, 31, 39 Mafia monograph, IIa: 30 Top Hoodlum Program, IIa: 30 Federal Bureau of Narcotics (FBN), IIa: 27, 31 Ferlazzo, Gaetano, IIa: 16 Ferrantelli, Anthony, IIa: 35 chart Ferrantelli, Michael, IIa: 35 chart Ferrantelli, Paul, IIa: 35 chart Ferraro, Frank, IIb: 44 chart Ferrie, David, IIa: 45 Fiaschetti, Detective Michael, IIa: 18, 19 Filardo, Joseph, IIa: 35 chart Filippo, Sam, IIb: 53 First Family, The, IIa: 46 pre. IIb: 38 ad, 49 pre Fischetti, Joseph, IIb: 44 chart

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Fischetti, Rocco, IIb: 44 chart Fischetti, Salvatore, IIb: 44 chart Fitzmorris, Chicago Police Chief Charles C., IIb: 24, 25, 27 Flossi, Samuel, IIb: 16 Flynn, Secret Service Chief Agent William, IIa: 11 pic, 12-13, 18. IIb: 17 Flynn, Special Agent James P., IIa: 31 Fonatana, G.B., IIb: 22 Fontano, John B., IIb: 26 Fosco, Peter, IIb: 8, 12, 24 Fosco, Magdalena, see D'Andrea, Magdalena Fosco Franzese, John "Sonny," IIa: 52. IIb: 47 Franzone, Angelo, IIb: 44 chart Franzone, James, IIb: 44 chart Fratto, Luigi IIb: 44 chart Fratto, Thomas IIb: 44 chart Frauto, Stella, IIb: 11 Fremont casino, IIa: 54 Frigassi, Anthony, IIb: 44 chart Frigenti, Frank, IIb: 44 chart Frisella, Paolo, IIb: 17 Fusco, Joseph, IIb: 44 chart G Gallo, Angela, see D'Andrea, Angela Gallo Gallucci, Joseph, IIa: 35 chart Gambino Crime Family, IIa: 45, 49, 50-51. IIb: 55 Gambino, Carlo, IIa: 26 Gambino, Frank, IIb: 26, 28 gambling, IIa: 25, 38, 51, 54. IIb: 15, 17 Gangs of Chicago, The, IIb: 33 Gardner, Roy, IIb: 47 Gargotta, Anthony, IIa: 35 chart Gargotta, Charles, IIa: 35 chart Geiderman, Benjamin, IIb: 24 Genaro, John, IIb: 44 chart Genaro, Joseph, IIb: 44 chart Genna Brothers, "Terrible Gennas," IIb: 28, 53

Genna, Angelo, IIb: 26-27, 28 Genoa, Italy, IIa: 16 Genova, Antonio (Messina), IIa: 12, 13 Genovese Crime Family, IIb: 47, 55 Genovese, Michael, IIa: 26, 52 Genovese, Vito, IIa: 26, 48. IIb: 47 Genovese Crime Family, IIa: 31, 49 Gentile, Guido, IIb: 44 chart Gentile, Nicolo, 35 chart, IIa: 39. IIb: 18, 27, 53 Gentile, Thomas, IIb: 44 chart Gerson, Alan, IIa: 19 Gervase, Salvatore, IIb: 44 chart GiaConsiglierei, Anthony, IIb: 44 chart Giambastiano, Rev. Louis M., IIb: 27 Giancana, Angelo, IIb: 44 chart Giancana, Salvatore "Sam," IIb: 44 chart Gigante, Angelo, IIb: 44 chart Gigante, Vincenzo "the Chin," IIb: 47 Ginnone, George, IIb: 44 chart Gioe, Charles, IIb: 44 chart Gioeli, Thomas "Tommy Shots," IIa: 52. IIb: 47 Gizzo, Anthony, IIa: 35 chart Gliemi, Joseph "Joey Glimco," IIb: 44 chart Goetz, Fred, IIb: 35 Goetz, George, IIb: 34 Golden Deeds Lodge, IIb: 27 Gomorrah, IIa: 46 pre Gompers, Samuel, IIb: 13 Good Killers, the, IIa: 19. IIb: 48 Goodman, Oscar, IIa: 54 Goodnow, Charles, IIb: 24 Gotti, John A. "Junior," IIa: 50 Gotti, John J. "Teflon Don," IIa: 55. IIb: 55 Granata, Peter, IIb: 24 Grand Avenue Crew of the Chicago Outfit, IIB: 54 Gravano, Salvatore "Sammy Bull," IIa: 55 Green Hills Club, IIa: 40 Green, Morris, IIb: 26 Guardalabene, Vito, IIb: 18 Guardino, John "Two-Gun Johnny," IIb: 7, 26, 28 Guinta, Joseph "Hop Toad," IIb: 33 Gusenberg, Frank, IIb: 33-34 Gusenberg, Peter, IIb: 33, 34 H Hacienda casino, IIa: 54 Half Moon Hotel, IIa: 23 Hamer, Bob, IIa: 41 Hanson, Anton, IIb: 9 Harmon, Sandra, IIa: 46 pre. IIb: 49 pre Harrison, Carter, IIb: 19 Hayde, Frank A., IIa: 39-40 Hearst, William Randolph, IIb: 52 Helmer, William, IIb: 35, 51 History of the Mafia, IIb: 49 pre Hoban, Chicago Archdiocese Chancellor Edward Francis, IIb: 8 Hobbs Act, IIa: 27

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Hod Carriers Hall, IIb: 14 Hod Carriers and Building Laborers Union, IIb: 12, 13, 14, 15 Hogan, Chicago Alderman, IIb: 23 Hogan, Frank, IIa: 25. IIb: 55 Hollywood, California, IIb: 28 Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, IIb: 9 Hoover, FBI Director John Edgar, IIa: 25, 27 pic, 30, 31. IIb: 35 denies existence of organized crime, IIa: 27, 30 early career, IIa: 30 La Cosa Nostra, IIa: 31 St. Valentine's Day Massacre, IIb: 35 Houston, Texas, IIa: 55 Hoyne, Maclay, IIb: 20 Hoyne, William, IIb: 15 Hudson, Mike, IIa: 46 pre Humphrey, U.S. Commissioner Wirt E., IIb: 10 Humphreys, Murray, IIb: 32 Hyer, Adam, IIb: 33, 34 I Iarussi, Michael, IIb: 26 Ignoffo, Giuseppe, IIa: 48 Igoe, Michael, IIb: 23 Illinois Primary Law of 1919, IIb: 23 Illinois State Penitentiary at Joliet, IIb: 11, 12, 20 Impastato, Nicolo, IIa: 35 chart Indiana Gap, Pennsylvania, IIa: 23 Infantino, Corrado, IIb: 44 chart insurance fraud, IIb: 40 Into the Heart of the Mafia, IIb: 49 pre Intrava, James, IIb: 45 chart Inzerillo, Pietro, IIa: 12, 13 Italian Colonial Committee, IIb: 8 Italian Republican Club, IIb: 21 Italian Squad of the New York Police, IIa: 14, 15 pic, 39 expansion, IIa: 14 Italian Trinicria Benevolent Society, IIb: 8 Italian-American Educational Club, IIb: 26, 27 Italo-American National Union, IIb: 9, 16, 28 J Jarcher, Damien, IIb: 15 Jefferson Park Hospital, Chicago, IIb: 6 Jewiss, Virginia, IIa: 46 John Dillinger Died for You Society, IIb: 47 Joliet Prison, see Illinois State Penitentiary at Joliet. K Kansas City, Missouri, IIa: 26, 39 Kansas City Crime Commission, IIa: 39 Kaplan, Judge Lewis, IIa: 55 Karpis, Alvin, IIb: 35 Kashellek, James, see Clark, James Keenan, Joseph B., IIb: 35 Kefauver Committee, IIa: 39 Kenna, Chicago Alderman, IIb: 23

Kennedy, President John F., IIa: 45 Kennedy, Robert F., IIa: 27 King of the Sunset Strip: Hanging with Mickey Cohen, IIb: 37 ad Kings County (Brooklyn) District Attorney, IIa: 23 Klein, Morris "Snag," IIa: 40 Kobler, John, IIb: 33 Kohlsaat, Judge Christian H., IIb: 11 Kohlsaat, H.H., IIb: 10-11 Koslowski, Bishop Anton, IIb: 9 Kreischer Mansion, Staten Island, New York, IIb: 54 L L'Italia, IIb: 19 "La Cosa Nostra," IIa: 31, 40 La Tribuna Italiana Transatlantica, IIb: 19 LaBella, Giuseppe, see Morello, Giuseppe Laborers Union, IIa: 49 Labriola, Dominick, IIb: 7 Labriola, Felix, IIb: 7 Labriola, Paul, IIb: 5, 25-26, 28 cousin named Paul, 7 murder of, IIb: 25 wife, IIb: 25 pic LaCapra, Michael, IIa: 35 chart Ladone, Joseph, IIb: 45 chart Laduca, Vito (DeLuca), IIa: 12, 13 Lagomarsini, John, IIa: 14 Laino, Frank (Mustari), IIb: 45 chart Lalamia, Giuseppe, IIa: 12 Lamberta, Girolamo, IIb: 53 LaMonica, Joseph, IIb: 45 chart Landesman, Mrs., IIb: 33 Lane, David, IIb: 49 pre Lansky, Meyer, IIa: 25, 38 Lardino, John (Nardi), IIb: 45 chart LaRocca, Frank, IIa: 35 chart LaRocca, John, IIa: 26 LaRocca, Louis, IIa: 35 chart Las Vegas, Nevada, IIa: 51, 54 LaSala, Stefano, IIb: 17 Lascuola, Joseph, IIa: 36 chart Lascuola, Michael, IIa: 36 chart Laspisa, IIb: 5-7, 27-28 murder of, IIb: 27 Last Undercover, The, IIa: 41 rev Lazia, John, IIa: 36 chart, 39, 40 Lewis, Billy, IIb: 15 Lexow Committee, IIa: 9 Lima, Salvatore, IIa: 48 Lima, Sebastiano, IIa: 48 Liparota, Francesco "Frank LaPorte," IIb: 45 chart Lipschultz, Louis, IIb: 35 LoBaido, Lorenzo, IIa: 12 LoBaido, Vito, IIa: 12 LoBerti, Joseph, IIb: 45 chart Lococo, Gaetano, IIa: 36 chart Lombardi, Frank, IIb: 20

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Lombardino, Paul, IIb: 45 chart Lombardo, Antonio, IIb: 45 chart Lombardo, Joseph "Joey the Clown," IIb: 54 Lomonte, Fortunato, IIb: 17 Lomonte, Gaetano, IIb: 17 Longrigg, Clare, IIb: 49 pre Los Angeles, California, IIb: 21, 38 let, 48 LoScalzo, Vincent, IIa: 45 Losi, Ettore, IIb: 45 chart Louisiana, IIb: 17 Loverde, Frank, IIb: 45 chart Loverde, Salvatore "Toto," IIb: 45 chart Lucania, Salvatore, see Luciano Charlie "Lucky" Lucchese Crime Family, IIa: 45, 51. IIb: 54 Luciano, Charlie "Lucky" (Salvatore Lucania), IIa: 24, 40, 48. IIb: 34, 48 Lupo, Ignazio, IIa: 11-12, 13, 18 Barrel Murder case 1903, IIa: 11-12 counterfeiting, IIa: 13, 18 Lupo, Salvatore, IIb: 49 Lusco, Joseph, IIa: 36 chart M Madden, Martin B. "Skinny," IIb: 13 Maddox, Claud, IIb: 34, 35 Madonia, Benedetto, IIa: 13 Mafia and the Machine, The, IIa: 39-40 rev "Mafia Cops," IIa: 51. IIb: 54 Mafia membership requirements, IIb: 17 Mafia monograph, IIa: 30 Mafia organization, IIb: 17-18 "Mafia Society," IIa: 13 Mafia Son, IIa: 46 pre. IIb: 49 pre Magaddino, Antonio, IIa: 26 Magaddino, Stefano, IIa: 46, 55 Malato, Stephen A., IIb: 6, 21 Mangano, Lawrence "Dago," IIb: 45 chart Mangano, Philip, IIa: 23 Mangano, Philip "the Rat," IIb: 45 chart Mangano, Vincent, IIa: 23, 24 Mangiaracina, John, IIa: 36 chart Mangiaracina, Joseph, IIa: 36 chart Mannarino, Gabriel, IIa: 26 Manno, Pasquale, IIb: 45 chart Mano Bianca, see White Hand Manzella Family, IIb: 9 Manzella, Cesare, IIb: 45 chart Maranzano, Salvatore, IIa: 23, 24, 40. IIb: 48 Marcella, Anthony, IIa: 36 chart Marcello, James, IIb: 54 Margolia, John, IIb: 45 chart Marino, Angelo, IIb: 16, 40 Marino, Antonio, IIb: 16, 17 Marion, Ohio, IIa: 48 Maritote, Frank "Diamond," IIb: 45 chart Marsala, Sicily, IIb: 28 Martino, Joseph, IIb: 53 Marzano, James P., IIb: 19, 22, 23

Mascari, Joseph, IIb: 15 Masseria, Giuseppe, IIa: 23, 48. IIb: 48 Massino, Joseph, IIa: 55 Matranga, Gaspare, IIb: 45 chart Mattix, Rick, IIa: 42. IIb: 35 May, John, IIb: 33, 34 Mazzara, Philip, IIb: 48 Mazzone, Adrienne, IIa: 37 let McAdoo, New York Police Commissioner William, IIa: 14 McAllister, Mr., IIb: 33 McCall, Joseph, IIa: 11 McCluskey, Captain "Chesty" George, IIa: 10, 11. IIb: 12 McCormick, Robert R., IIb: 52 McCrussen, Jimmy, IIb: 35 McGurn, Jack (see also, DeMora, Vincenzo), IIb: 33 McKelvey, Robert, IIb: 54 McKinley, President William, IIa: 10 assassination, IIa: 10 McSwiggin, William, IIb: 33 McWillie, Lewis, IIa: 45 Meli, Angelo, IIa: 38 Meli, Frank, IIa: 38 Meli, Vincent Angelo, IIa: 38 Melrose Park Crew of Chicago Outfit, IIb: 54 Merlo, Martin, see Merlo, Michele. Merlo, Michele "Mike," IIb: 12, 13 pic, 14, 15, 20, 23, 27 Mesi, Phillip, IIb: 45 chart Mesi, Salvatore "Sam," IIb: 45 chart Messina, Antonio, see Genova, Antonio. Messina, Ralph, IIa: 36 chart Mezza, Antonio, IIb: 13 Miami, Florida, IIb: 33 Miceli, Frances, see D'Andrea, Frances Miceli. Middleton, Thomas, IIb: 11 Milano Cafe, Chicago Heights, IIb: 53 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, IIb: 9, 18 Mineo, Manfredi "Alfred," IIa: 48 Mirabella, Giuseppe, IIb: 21 Mirabile, Leonardo, IIa: 36 chart Miranda, Michele "Mike," IIa: 26 Misuraci, Pietro, IIb: 40 Mitchell, John, IIa: 42 Mob Boss: A Biography in Blood, IIa: 46 pre Mob Tours, 33, IIa: 43 Molle, Michele, IIa: 36 chart Mondo, Joseph, IIb: 45 chart Montana, John, IIa: 26 Montana, Joseph, IIb: 45 chart Monti, Giuseppe (Moretti), IIa: 12 Moran, George "Bugs," IIb: 33-35 Moran, Jimmy "the Swede," IIb: 35 Morgano, Gaetano, IIb: 45 chart Morgenthau, Robert, IIb: 55 Morello, Giuseppe, IIa: 11-13, 18, 46. IIb: 11, 17, 40, 48

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Barrel Murder case 1903, IIa: 11-12 and Chicago, IIb: 17, 40 counterfeiting, IIa: 13, 18 LaBella alias, IIb: 17 Petrosino assassination, IIa: 19 Moreschi, Vincent, IIb: 15 Moresco, Victoria, IIb: 52 Moretti, Willie, IIa: 24 Morici, Frank, IIb: 39 Morici, Joseph, IIb: 39-40 Morin, Mrs. Alphonse, IIb: 33 Morreale, Phillip, IIb: 45 chart Moscati, Francesco, IIb: 17 Mount Greenwood Cemetery, Chicago, IIb: 8 Mount Olivet Cemetery, Chicago, IIb: 8 Mundelein, Archbishop George, IIb: 8 Murder in Tulsa, A, IIb: 37 ad Murder Stable, IIb: 48 Murder, Inc., IIa: 23, 40 Musso, Lawrence, IIa: 36 chart Musso, Luciano, IIa: 36 chart Musso, Victor, IIb: 45 chart N Naples, Italy, IIa: 15 Nash, Thomas B., IIb: 26 Natale, Ralph, IIa: 49 National Museum of Crime and Punishment, IIa: 33 Navigato, William, IIb: 8, 26 Negri, Michael, IIb: 15 Nevada Gaming Commission, IIa: 54 New England Crime Family, IIb: 47 New Orleans, Louisiana, IIa: 13. IIb: 48 New York, New York, IIa: 5-16, 18-19, 48, 49, 50-52, 55, IIb: 17-18, 48-49, 55 New York State Police, IIa: 25 Newark, New Jersey, IIa: 10 Niagara Falls, New York, IIb: 11 Nicolosi, Carmelo, IIb: 16, 17, 40 Nicolosi, Joseph, IIb: 16, 17, 40 counterfeiting, IIb: 17 and Mariano Zagona, IIb: 40 Nigro, Angelo, IIa: 36 chart Nigro, Dominic, IIa: 36 chart Nigro, Mariano, IIa: 36 chart Nitti, Frank, see Nitto, Frank Nitto, Frank, IIb: 28, 35, 45 chart St. Valentine's Day Massacre, IIb: 35 no-show jobs, IIb: 25 Notarbartolo, Emanuelle, IIa: 15 Notaro, Vincent, IIb: 10-11 Nuccio, Dominic, IIb: 45 chart Nugent, Ray, IIb: 35 Nuzzo, Giuseppe, IIb: 7, 26 O O'Banion, Dean "Dion," IIa: 48. IIb: 28 O'Brien, Captain John, IIa: 14 O'Dwyer, William, IIa: 23

Obama, President Barack, IIb: 38 let Oliver, Tony, IIb: 16 Olivera, Salvatore, IIb: 45 chart Olivo, Joseph, IIa: 36 chart On the Rock: Twenty-Five Years in Alcatraz, IIb: 36 ad On the Spot Journal, IIa: 33. IIb: 47 Oneglia, Gaetano, IIb: 45 chart Open City: True Story of the KC Crime Family, IIa: 39 -40 rev Origin of Organized Crime in America: The New York City Mafia 1891-1931, IIa: 46 pre. IIb: 37 ad, 4849 rev Orlando, Andrew, IIb: 28 Osadchey, Edward P. "Eddie Spitz," IIa: 40 Oswald, Lee Harvey, IIa: 45 Our Lady of Pompeii Church, Chicago, IIb: 8 Ouseley, William, IIa: 39-40 P Pacelli, Bill, IIb: 35 padrone system, IIb: 13 Palazzolo, Paul, IIb: 46 chart Palermo, Sicily, IIa: 14, 17, 38. IIb: 21 Palizzolo, Raffaele, IIa: 15-16 Palumbo, Joseph, IIb: 46 chart Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo 1901, IIa: 10 Pantillo, Michael, IIb: 46 chart Palm Island, Florida, IIb: 34 Parker, Mirtell, IIb: 20 Partinico, Sicily, IIa: 18 Passananti, Antonio, IIa: 18 Paterno, Antonio, IIb: 46 chart Patito, Joseph, IIa: 36 chart "Paulino" or "Paulinello," IIb: 18, 19 Pecoraro, Domenico, IIa: 12 Pelletieri, Carmelo, IIa: 36 chart Pendergast, Jim, IIa: 39 Penna, Nick, IIa: 36 chart Pernice, Filippo, IIa: 36 chart Persico, Alphonse "Allie Boy," IIa: 52. IIb: 54 Persico, Carmine, IIb: 54 Pesci, Joe, IIa: 54 Petitti, Angelo, IIb: 46 chart Petrosino, Adelina Vinti, IIa: 16 Petrosino, Brooklyn Prosecutor Joseph X., IIa: 19 Petrosino, New York Police Lieutenant Joseph, IIa: 1 pic, 2 ed pic, 3 pic, 4-8, 9 pic, 10-14, 15 pic, 1618, 19 pic, 38, 39. IIb: 11-12, 18 and Alexander Williams, IIa: 7-8 arrested as thug, IIa: 14 assassination, IIa: 17, 38, IIb: 18 Barrel Murder case 1903, IIa: 11-14 Bingham's secret police service, IIa: 16 birth, IIa: 7 Carbone case 1898, IIa: 9-10 daughter Adelina, IIa: 16 early life, IIa: 7-8

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and Enrico Alfano, IIa: 15 funeral services, IIa: 5-7 interrogation techniques, IIa: 11 Italian Squad, IIa: 14 joins police force, IIa: 8-9 marriage to Adelina Vinti, IIa: 16 role model, IIa: 19 statistics, IIa: 14 trip to Italy 1909, IIa: 16-17 and Theodore Roosevelt, IIa: 5, 9 Petrosino, New York Police Officer Joseph Michael, IIa: 19 Petrosino Square Park, IIa: 19 Petto, Tomasso "il Bove" (Luciano Perrino), IIa: 12, 13 Barrel Murder 1903, IIa: 12, 13 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, IIa: 49 Piazza, Philip, IIb: 18, 53 Piazza Marina, Palermo, Sicily, IIa: 17 map Pinelli, Anthony, IIb: 46 chart Pisano, Salvatore, IIb: 46 chart Pitkin, Ron, IIa: 42 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, IIa: 26, 52, 55. IIb: 18, 19 Pittston, Pennsylvania, IIa: 13 Pizza Connection, IIa: 38 Pizzolo, Randolph, IIa: 51 Pizzone, Italy, IIb: 12 Pogire, Anthony, see Portuese, Anthony Pollaccia, Saverio "Sam," IIa: 48 pic Pope, Frank, IIb: 7 Porrello, Rick, IIa: 45 Porter, Thomas I., IIb: 10-11, 15, 17, 21 Portuese, Anthony, IIb: 27 Portuese, Joseph, IIb: 15 Postal Inspection Service, IIb: 21 Powers, John "Johnny de Pow," IIb: 7, 16-17, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25 early life, IIb: 19 reputation, IIb: 19 rivalry with Anthony D'Andrea, IIb: 23-24 Presta, Alexander, IIa: 36 chart Priolo, Rosario, IIb: 46 chart Profaci, Joseph, IIa: 26 Prohibition, IIb: 48 prostitution, IIb: 52 Puccio, Anthony, IIb: 15-16 Puma, Sal, IIb: 55 Purple Gang, IIb: 33 Q Quattrochi, Frank, IIb: 46 chart R Raccah, Dominique, IIa: 42 Raimondi, Harry "Raymond," IIB: 25, 26 Rainey, Congressman John, IIb: 23 Rainey, Walter, IIa: 39 Raucci, Nicholas, IIb: 46 chart Reggio Calabria, IIa: 14 Reina, Gaetano, IIb: 48

Reles, Abe, IIa: 23 Reo, Frankie, IIb: 35 Ribaudo, Thomas, IIa: 36 chart Ricca, Paul (DeLucia), IIb: 46 chart Rio, Francesco, IIb: 46 chart Ripepi, Antonio, IIa: 52 Rise and Fall of the Dillinger Gang, The, IIb: 37 ad Rivera, Jose Delgado, IIb: 55 Riverside, California, IIb: 28 Rizzo, Antonio, IIb: 17 Roberto, Dominic, IIb: 46 chart Roberto, John, IIb: 46 chart Roche, Frankie, IIb: 47 Rochester, New York, IIa: 55 Rockefeller, John D., IIa: 16 Romano, Andrea, IIb: 11, 12 Romano, Frank, IIb: 46 chart Romano, Dr. Giuseppe, IIb: 18 Ronga, Dr. Antonio, IIb: 23 Ronga, Dr. Gaetano, IIb: 7, 8, 22, 23, 28 Roosevelt, President Franklin, IIb: 55 Roosevelt, President Theodore, IIa: 5, 9. IIb: 12 and Joseph Petrosino, IIa: 5, 9 pardon of Anthony D'Andrea, IIb: 12 Roselli, John (Filippo Sacco), IIb: 46 chart Rosenthal, Frank "Lefty," IIa: 51, 54 pic obit Roti, Bruno, IIb: 46 chart Rotunno, Rocco, IIb: 46 chart Ruby, Jack, IIa: 45 Running with Dillinger, IIb: 36 ad Russo, Frank, IIb: 46 chart Russo, Patrick, IIb: 46 chart Russo, Peter, IIb: 8, 22 Rutledge Hill Press, IIa: 42 Ryan, Michael, IIb: 14 Ryan, "Paddy the Bear," IIb: 25 S S.M.C. Cartage Company, IIb: 33, 34-35 Sabetta, Guido, IIb: 21 Sacco, Joseph, IIb: 46 chart Salvo, Joseph, IIb: 53 Sambuca Zabut, Sicily, IIa: 17 San Diego, California, IIb: 38 let Santoro, Frank, IIa: 38, 51 Santos, Louis, see Trafficante, Santo Jr. Saratella, Dan, IIb: 35 Saviano, Robert, IIa: 46 Savoy Club, IIb: 19 Scala, Salvatore "Fat Sal," IIa: 55 obit Scalise, Frank, IIa: 24 Scalish, John, IIa: 26 Scalisi, John, IIb: 33 Scarpa, Gregory, IIa: 46 Schiavone, Louis, IIb: 46 chart Schiro, Paul "the Indian," IIb: 54 Scholer, Coroner Gustave, IIa: 13 Schroeder, Helen, IIa: 26

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St. Philip of Benizi Catholic Church, IIb: 27 St. Valentine's Day Massacre, IIb: 32-35, 51-52 St. Valentine's Day Massacre, The (book), IIb: 51-52 Stacci, Louis, IIb: 46 chart Stansbury, David, IIb: 34 Stardust casino, IIa: 54 Starker, The, IIb: 36 ad Stasi, Michael, IIb: 46 chart State Line Tavern, IIa: 40 Stege, John, IIb: 35 Stewart, James E., IIb: 21 Stork Club, Kansas City, IIa: 40 Sturges, Morton A., IIb: 20 Succino, Joseph, IIb: 15 Superthief, IIb: 37 ad Sweeney, Clarence, IIb: 34 Sweitzer, Robert M., IIb: 19 T Taibi, Salvatore, IIa: 36 chart Tammany Hall, IIb: 48 Tampa, Florida, IIa: 25, 38, 44-46, 50-51 Tanzello, Pasquale, IIb: 7 Teamsters Union, IIa: 49 Tenderloin, the, IIa: 8 Tergo, Paul, IIb: 46 chart Terranova, Ciro, IIb: 17, 48 Terranova, Nicholas "Coco," IIb: 17 Terranova, Vincent "Tiger," IIb: 17 Testa, Nicola, IIa: 12 Thompson, Mayor "Big Bill," IIb: 20 Top Hoodlum Program, IIa: 30 Torraco, Carl, IIb: 46 chart Torrio, Johnny, IIb: 13 pic, 14, 23, 28, 34, 52, 53 relationship to Jim Colosimo, IIb: 52 Trafficante, Santo Jr., IIa: 25, 26, 38, 45 Trinacria Fratellanza Siciliana, IIb: 20 Tripitaro, Salvatore, IIa: 36 chart Tropea, Orazio, IIb: 53 Tuffanelli, George, IIb: 46 chart Turek, Charles, IIb: 5 Turner Publishing, IIb: 47 U Umberto, King of Italy, IIa: 10 Unione Siciliana, IIb: 9, 20-22, 28 founding, IIb: 21 United Italian Societies, IIb: 20 Urbano, Urbano, IIb: 21 V Vacco, Carmen, IIb: 8 Vachris, Detective Sergeant Antonio, IIa: 14, 18 Vaiana, Francesco, IIa: 36 chart Valachi, Joseph, IIa: 31 Valente, Umberto, IIb: 27 Valenti, Angelo, IIb: 17

Schroeder, Warren, IIa: 26 Schweihs, Frank "the German," IIa: 49 pic Schwimmer, Dr. Reinhart H., IIb: 33, 34 Scola, Salvatore, IIa: 36 chart Secret Service, IIa: 10, 11-12, 18. IIb: 10-11, 15, 17, 21 Seifert, Daniel, IIb: 54 Sewer Workers and Tunnel Miners' Association, IIb: 8, 12-13, 14, 15 Shippy, Chicago Police Chief George M., IIb: 21 "Shocker," IIb: 35 Silent Don, The, IIa: 45. IIb: 38 ad Silesi, Joseph (Joe Rivers), IIa: 25, 26 Silva, George, IIa: 14 Simon, Detective A.B., IIa: 18 Sims, E.W., IIb: 21 Sinacola, Joseph, IIb: 28 Sing Sing Prison, IIa: 12, 13, 23 Smyth, Justice Frederick, IIa: 10 Societa Crocifisso di Ciminna, IIb: 16 Societa Ventimiglia, IIb: 27 Society of the Banana, IIa: 48 Sorrentino, Carlo, IIa: 36 chart Sourcebooks, IIa: 42 South Side Crew of the Chicago Outfit, IIb: 54 Spallo, Joseph, IIa: 36 chart Spangio, Charles, IIb: 15 Spatafora, Frank, IIb: 16 Spatafora, Joseph, IIb: 16, 40 Speciale, Filippo, IIb: 46 chart Spero, Anthony, IIa: 55 obit Spica, Joe, IIb: 24 Spilotro brothers, IIb: 54 Spilotro, Anthony "the Ant," IIa: 54. IIb: 54 Spranza, Michael, IIb: 46 chart St. Anthony's Cathedral, IIb: 9 St. Anthony's Independent Catholic Church, IIb: 9 St. Anthony di Padua Church, IIb: 9 St. Louis, Missouri, IIb: 34, 35 St. Petersburg, Florida, IIa: 44

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Valenti, Costenze "Stanley," IIa: 55 obit Valenti, Frank J., IIa: 55 Valledolmo, Sicily, IIb: 8-9 Vallelunga, Sicily, IIb: 8, 9 Valley Gang, IIb: 25 Vallo, "Little Danny," IIb: 25, 34 Vallone, Joseph "Piddu," IIb: 18 Vasisko, Vincent, IIa: 25, 26 Velletri, Simone (alias), see Petrosino, Lieutenant Joseph. vending machines, IIa: 38 Ventimiglia, Sicily, IIb: 27 Ventola, Pasquale, IIa: 36 chart Vestal, New York, IIa: 26 Virgilio, IIb: 46 chart Virusso, Santo, IIb: 46 chart Vitale, Magistrate Albert, IIb: 48 Vitale, Onofrio, IIb: 46 chart Vitale, Sal, IIa: 55 Vitello, Costantino, IIb: 8, 21 Viterbo, Italy, IIa: 15 Volini, Dr. Camillo, IIb: 21, 23 Volpe, Anthony, IIb: 46 chart W Wallace & Thompson Company, IIa: 12 Warner, Richard N., IIb: 29 Water Pipe Extension Laborers, IIb: 8 Waugh, Daniel, IIb: 34 Weinshank, Alfred, IIb: 33, 34 West Side Auditorium, IIb: 19 White Hand, IIb: 21 Williams, Alexander "Clubber," IIa: 7-8, 11 Winkeler, Gus, IIb: 32, 35 Wolfson, Abraham, IIb: 5 Y Yale, Frankie (Ioele), IIa: 48 Young, Joseph, IIb: 54 Z Zagel, Judge James, IIb: 54 Zagona, Mariano, IIb: 16, 17, 18, 40 counterfeiting, IIb: 17, 40 murder of, IIb: 40 Zarcone, Giovanni, IIa: 12, 13 Zeigler, George, IIb: 35 Zwillman, Abner "Longie," IIa: 38

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