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Jack McGurn, suspected killer in the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre, and his girlfriend, Louise Rolfe, sitting at a table in a courtroom in Chicago, Illinois, 1929.

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“Machine Gun” Jack McGurn Born Vincenzo Antonio Gibaldi, McGurn got his start on the Chicago mob scene by ruthlessly murdering the three mobsters who killed his father. He became an integral part of Al Capone’s Chicago Outfit; he was implicated in the planning of the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre, but was never tried. In 1930, McGurn’s name appeared fourth on a list of top 28 public en...

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July 18, 1935: Louis Alterie is shot and killed. “This is the story of ‘Two-Gun Louie’ Alterie, one-time pugilist, one-time policeman, one-time robber, one-time lieutenant of Johnny Torrio and Dean O'Banion, erstwhile rancher and union business agent, and today the subject of a coroner’s inquest as to who shot him and why not sooner.” Clem Lane, Chicago Daily News

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Michael Corleone: My father is no different than any powerful man, any man with power, like a president or senator. Kay Adams: Do you know how naive you sound, Michael? Presidents and senators don’t have men killed. Michael: Oh. Who’s being naive, Kay? -”The Godfather”

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Jack “Machine Gun” McGurn, leaving a phone booth. Circa 1920.

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