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1920’S Gangsters


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Here is a description of some of the notorious gangsters in the 1920\'s.

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1920’S Gangsters

  1. 1. By: Ryan Huelsmann<br />1920’s Gangsters<br />
  2. 2. Al “Scarface” Capone<br />Wanted for Bootlegging, Murder, Gambling, Organized Crime, Racketeering, and Tax Evasion<br />Arrested by Elliot Ness <br />Convicted for tax evasion:11 years<br />
  3. 3. Bugs Moran<br />Capone’s main rival in Chicago<br />He had attempted to get rid of John Torrio, Capone’s boss<br />His crew was the one that got by the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre<br />
  4. 4. Minor gang members<br />Black Handers and Their Enforcers <br />“Big Jim" Colosimo, "Diamond Joe" Esposito, & Genna Brothers- extortion, bribery, and some of the first bootleggers<br /> Enforcers- Diamond Joe’s thugs ranks like "Needles" Gianola, "Fat Leonard" Caifano, Sam “Momo” Giancana <br />Capone’s gunmen<br />“Machine Gun” Jack McGurn-planner and executer of the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre<br />Sam “Momo” Giancana-triggerman and bootlegger<br />
  5. 5. Bugsy Siegel (1946) - Gangster’s better image<br />
  6. 6. Elliot Ness and The Untouchables<br />