Flynn’s ‘The Barrel Mystery’ (1919)

Barrel Mystery

About one hundred pages of The Barrel Mystery by William J. Flynn can now be accessed on the American Mafia history website. The Barrel Mystery, published in 1919 (copyright has expired), is the story of U.S. Secret Service efforts to help solve the "barrel murder" of 1903 and to dismantle Mafia counterfeiting operations supervised by … Continue reading Flynn’s ‘The Barrel Mystery’ (1919)