Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Jan. 1947: Al Capone on brink of death

From the Miami Daily Daily News, Jan. 25, 1947

Story reported by legendary newsman  Milt Sosin


Capone's brother, Ralph, carries beer to reporters on deathwatch outside Capone's Palm Island home, January, 1947. photo via LIFE magazine archives.


Miami Daily News, Jan. 26, 1947: Curious Watch Home of Capone

Miami Daily News, Jan. 26, 1947: Capone Dies at Island Villa



  1. estate sale wasn't held until the 1970s Tom Bailey Gables '67, FSU '71, Philadelphia Eagles RIP got the bar cabinet

  2. Supposedly Al Capone built his mom a house in St. Petersburg, Fla.


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