This was quite a family secret in its day, though I doubt there is anybody is alive who cares at this point. My great uncle, Benjamin "Bugsy" Peterzell was in the mob and did "odd jobs" for Louis "Lepke" Buchalter and Jacob "Gurrah" Shapiro in the 30's and 40s. Oddly enough, his portrait and murder scene appeared briefly in this clip from the gangster documentary "Dealers in Death: Murder & Mayhem in America." Very strange to see this after all these years
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