Crime Family Boss

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Joseph Colombo - Biography - First Colombo War
... Colombo followed his father into the Profaci family ... He became one of the family's top enforcers, and soon became a capo ... was demanding a more equitable split of income from Profaci, who had incensed many family members with his opulent life style and high family taxes ...
Edwin Howard Armstrong - Early Life
... Emily Smith had strong family ties to Chelsea, which centered around the church, in which her family took an active role ... In 1895 the Armstrong family moved from their brownstone row house at 347 West 29th Street to another similar house at 26 West 97th Street in the Upper West Side ... In order to improve his health the Armstrong family moved in 1902 from the Upper West Side into a house at 1032 Warburton Avenue in Yonkers, which overlooked the Hudson river ...
Michael Ventris - Biography - Young Adult
... After the German invasion of Poland in 1939 the family holdings in that country were gone, and all income from there ceased ... The family became destitute ... A friend of the family, a Russian sculptor, Naum Gabo, took Michael under his wing, so to speak ...
Joseph Todaro, Sr. - Lead Pipe Joe Becomes Boss
... From the time Buffalo crime family split in 1969, until it once again came together under a sanctioned Boss in 1974, the 2 major dissident factions that made up the ... According to former LIUNA executive, Buffalo crime family F.B.I ... is allegedly schedualled to be assassinated with Cammilleri, he is given a pass by Acting Boss and Sam Pieri who has been recently paroled from prison, but is forced to retire from active ...
Salvatore Bonanno - Involvement With The Cosa Nostra
... In later years, Joseph appointed him as family consigliere ... However, many family members felt that Bill lacked experience and was too intellectual to lead effectively ... when Bill advised his father against involving the family in the illegal narcotics trade ...

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