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This 1931 Chicago Gangland Map Could Be Yours…For Only 20,000 English Pounds!

Looking to own a colorful piece of Chicago history? This amazingly intricate and humorous map of Chicago’s 1930s gangland, entitled “A Map of Chicago‚Äôs Gangland from Authentic Sources,” is going on sale this June at a London auction house. The … Continue reading

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Book Review: Tinseltown by William J. Mann, an Edgar Award Nominee

On a chilly February morning in 1922, William Desmond Taylor was found lying dead on the floor of his Hollywood home with a .38 caliber bullet lodged in his guts. His murder shocked the film industry. After all, everyone loved … Continue reading

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