U.S. vs. James Scola, Richard Rizzuto, Jack Rizzuto, et al.: Indictment

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Indictment in Criminal Case No. 14215: United States vs. James Scola, Richard Rizzuto, Jack Rizzuto, Michael Gagliano, Nick Palmantino, James Gargotta, John Buffa, Anthony Trombino, Joseph Bonjoe, Gus A. Roudebush, Albert Johnson, Thomas P. Dodge, Catherine Montalte, William Edmond, Robert Smith, Jesse Brown, Ray Alexander, Ondee Davis, John A. Weathers, Edward Wilkes, Littleton Hendricks, Perry Renfro, Triece M. Harris, Percy Lee, Linwood Allen, Steve Plas, and John Monteleone, defendants. The defendants were charged with transporting and selling alcohol without paying the required federal taxes. The indictment lists numerous locations which the defendants used for storage and sale of liquor throughout the city, and how the defendants obtained, transported, stored, and sold the alcohol.

Date: 
September 28th 1938
Modern Location: 
Kansas City, MO
Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the National Archives at Kansas City. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the National Archives at Kansas City.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
NARA ID 573453, Criminal Case Files, 1879 - 1987
Digital Object Identifier: 
NARA-14215-0001
Transcription: 
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