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Meyer Lansky, Notorious Five Pointer

Meyer Lansky Notorious Five Pointer

This "mug shot" depicts Meyer Lansky after one of his arrests.  It is said that Lansky once told his wife:

We're bigger than U.S. Steel.

"We're" - in this context - meant "the mob" (otherwise known as Costra Nostra).


Media Credits

Mug shot of Lansky, Public Domain.

 

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