Chicago's First Crime King
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Arcadia Publishing, 2018.
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Kelly Pucci., & Kelly Pucci|AUTHOR. (2018). Chicago's First Crime King . Arcadia Publishing.

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Grouped Work ID9360c56b-ac9b-6795-6dfa-dba9d5984c4b
Full titlechicagos first crime king michael cassius mcdonald
Authorpucci kelly
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Last Update2021-09-16 20:56:14PM
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Michael Cassius McDonald arrived in Chicago as a teenage gambler and scam artist who quickly hustled his way into running the city through its criminal underworld. Long before the reign of Al Capone, McDonald was Chicago's original mob boss. He procured presidential pardons, fixed juries, stuffed mayoral ballot boxes, and operated the city's most popular-and most crooked-gambling parlor.

But McDonald also maintained a reputation as a decent man. He was a philanthropist who befriended Clarence Darrow, promoted the World's Fair, ran the Chicago Globe newspaper-where he employed Theodore Dreiser-and funded the Lake Street L. Meanwhile, he had multiple marriages mired in love triangles and murder trials. His remarkable story comes to life in this.
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