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Saint Valentine's Day Massacre

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Janice Gargle

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The Saint Valentine's
Day Massacre The Saint Valentine's Day Massacre started out as a rival between two men which lead to a carefully planned attack that resulted in the deaths of seven men. The Roaring Twenties Prohibition
Creation of gangs Gangsters fought for... Power
Revenge Status
Money Alphonse Capone Al for short

Nicknamed "Scarface"

South Side gang George Moran Nicknamed "Bugs"

North Side gang Speakeasies Hidden Bars

Sometimes found

Dancing and
Partying Breweries Made and packaged
alcohol Illegal at the
time Gambling Joints Games and
entertainment Mostlly for
the rich http://nicole2m0k.wix.com/saint-valentines-day Picture Citations 2006. Mr. CaponeWeb. 9 Dec 2012.
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Backdating: The Al Capone Solution. 2008. Sox FirstWeb. 13 Dec 2012.
Broken Heart. N.d. Wikipedia The Free EncyclopediaWeb. 26 Dec 2012.
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Chicago policemen re-enact the St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1929). 1998.
Mysterynet.comWeb. 13 Dec 2012. <http://www.mysterynet.com/vdaymassacre/>.
Dion O'Banion. N.d. PBSWeb. 9 Dec 2012.
Falcone, Micheal. Money, Cash, Jobs (The Note).
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Frank Gusenberg. N.d. Wikipedia The FreeEncyclopediaWeb. 2 Dec 2012.
<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frank_Gusenberg George (Bugs) Moran Autographed/Certified Cut Signature.. 1996. CCSAWeb. 13 Dec 2012. <http://www.google.com/imgres?q=bugs moran signature&num=10&hl=en&sa=X&tbo=d&biw=1028&bih=619&tbm=isch&tbnid=qNegxtXmIFj8rM:&imgrefurl=
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N.d. Food and DrinkWeb. 30 Nov 2012. <http://
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St. Valentine's Day Massacre. 2012. Crime in Chicago2012Web. 2 Dec 2012.
<http://crimeinchicago.blogspot.com/2012/03/st-valentines-day-massacre-vs-st.html>. Al Capone-Crime Czar of Chicago Tensions between Capone and Moran Peace Treaty in 1926 Leading gangsters
Territories and alliances
Did not hold Bootlegging Battles and Shooting War Moran joins Dion O'Banion Attempted assassination
of Jack "Machine Gun" McGurn Capone wants revenge and
Moran dead

Capone puts McGurn in
charge of the plan The Plan Location
Identity and
Lookouts February 14, 1929 The line up

The shoot out

The lives of six
men taken No Moran but... A survior: Frank Gusenberg

"No one shot me." Police investigate Reasoning

Eyewitnesses Capone Stands Out No proof

A cold case Murder weapons found Capone is a target
again "I get blamed for everything
that goes on around here." Aftermath Mystery No arrest
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