Friends and Family #50


Original Caption:

Chicago -- Anthony 'Big Tuna' Accardo, reputed crime syndicate figure, and his wife are shown as they arrive at the St. Vincent Ferrer Church in suburban River Forest to attend wedding of their son Anthony Jr, who was married to the former Janet Hawley, 1961 Miss Utah. Many top gangland bosses and other underworld figures attended the wedding under the watchful eye of law enforcement agencies. (1964)

4 comments:

R.H. said...

Note how they look to be leaving.

Dats da foist ting da mob teaches: how to walk backwards.

Mr DeBakey said...

“Anthony 'Big Tuna' Accardo, reputed crime syndicate figure”

What a great line!

How do we know he’s a “reputed crime syndicate figure”?

Because, if he was Anthony 'Crazy Train’ Accardo,
He’d be a linebacker for the Bears.

R.H. said...

Anthony 'sardine' Accardo is a definite come-down.

Tommy O'C said...

But to "Big Al" he was "Joe Batters," due to his skill with a Louisville Slugger.