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this day in crime history: october 23, 1935

On this date in 1935, Arthur “Dutch Schultz” Flegenheimer and three members of his crew were shot in the Palace Chophouse Restaurant in Newark, NJ. Word on the street was the hit on the Dutchman was ordered after he asked NYC mob chieftains for permission to kill prosecutor Thomas E. 117 more words

True Crime

October 23, 1935: A Mobster Cheats Satan

Come now, and let us reason together, said the LORD: though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be red like crimson, they shall be as wool. 487 more words

Kill The Dutchman!-Paul Sann

October 23, 1935- Arthur Flegenheimer, better known as Dutch Schultz, is gunned down with two of his associates at the Palace Chop House in Newark, New Jersey. 749 more words

Investigative Report

The Cotton Club

PLOT (spoiler alert!!!):

A musician named Dixie Dwyer begins working with mobsters to advance his career but falls in love with the girlfriend of gangland kingpin Dutch Schultz. 938 more words

Movie Reviews

Billy Bathgate / E. L. Doctorow

Several decades ago, I read two of Doctorow’s better-known novels, The Book Of Daniel and Ragtime. Neither book impressed me all that much. With his death earlier this year, I decided to revisit his catalog, and… 342 more words

Book Review