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The four-page transcript of Capone's questioning was signed "Alphonse Capone" once per page, and is part of a 50-page compilation of documents pertaining to the near-fatal shooting of Capone's former mentor John Torrio on January 24, 1925.
That news whiskedmeback to a time when a small boy's death meant less to me than the chance to get myself a toy tommy-gun as worn by Mr Alphonse Capone. A time when we would walk into our classroom in St Pat's school to find that one of the little desks was empty.
Which is why that February 14, 80 years ago, is immortalised in criminal legend as the St Valentine's Day Massacre, masterminded by that titan of the mobster's trade, Mr Alphonse Capone.