Photographs from Ghosts Along the Mississippi: The Magic of the Old Houses of Louisiana, first published 1948 8 more words
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The Piranio brothers of Corleone founded the Dallas Mafia.
The Dallas crime family was founded around 1921 by brothers Carlo and Joseph Piranio from Corleone. The Piranio brothers were part of a network of immigrants from this town, related through blood and marriage, active in the Mafia in Corleone and in American cities including New York, New Orleans, Dallas, and Los Angeles, in the first half of the 20th century. 959 more words