Your daily dose of old world gangsters who were rubbed out doing what they loved most. Plus some other fun stuff.
Arrest of Francis 'Two Gun' Crowley
Wednesday, February 11, 2009
Shake hands with Al Kachellek
Al went by the name James Clark. Another North Sider, Al had a record dating back to 1905. He was also one of the gunmen with the Gusenberg brothers when they killed Pasquale Lolordo back on January 8, 1929.
Author of: On The Spot: Gangland Murders in Prohibition New York City 1930-1933, Hollywood on the Spot: Crimes Against the Early Movie Stars, Legs Diamond: Gangster. Gangster City: The History of the New York Underworld 1900-1935. Notorious New Yorkers: Two Gun Crowley. Notorious New Yorkers: The Bobbed Haired Bandit. Notorious New Yorkers: Vivian Gordon.