- Al(phonse)Scarface, 1899–1947, U.S. gangster and Prohibition-era bootlegger, probably born in Italy.
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Visitors today can keep watch over the scene in the booth at the end of the bar that Capone and his cronies once occupied.The Bars That Made America Great
December 28, 2014
With so many sources for illegal booze, including Canada, why does the Capone mob need Nucky Thompson and Atlantic City?
This year, the show has even resurrected Eliot Ness, seen making a pompous speech to reporters about bringing Capone to justice.
Capone reached for his gun, but the barber was quicker with the razor.
The story was, the young Capone felt the barber hadn't given him the best cut.
- Alphonse, called Al. 1899–1947, US gangster in Chicago during Prohibition
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