Annals of Crime #108


Original Caption:

Chicago -- Jack Guzik, once reported to be a member of the Al Capone gambling syndicate, appeared at Detective's Bureau for questioning in the attempted assassination of James M. Ragen, wealthy racing news publisher. Guzik denies knowing anything about the shooting except what he had read in the newspapers. (1946)

6 comments:

Nebris said...

Jake, not Jack.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jake_Guzik

Tom Sutpen said...

Yes, I know. But tell that to the Caption writer (you'll probably have to hold a Seance). I just copy and paste these things.

Peter Yezukevich said...

He looks innocent as all get-out.

Jeffinprov said...

Mr. Guzik, given the benefit of hairdressing, makeup and gown, would bear a startling resemblance to late-life Sophie Tucker.

peterrocker said...

And not showing us his reputed Greasy Thumb

a-natural-man said...

Compare criminel's style from a more elegant time to todays thug wannabees. I bet this guy's pants never sagged down, even when he was taking them off!