Yellow Kid Weil

By J. R. Weil

Bilked bankers, grifted gamblers, and swindled spinsters: welcome to the world of confidence men.You’ll marvel at the elaborate schemes developed by The Yellow Kid and cry for the marks who lost it all to his ingenuity$8,000,000 by some estimations. Fixed horse races, bad real-estate deals, even a money-making machineall were tools of the trade for…

Published date: January 1, 2004
Type: Books
Genre: History, Nonfiction

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@janeinak A classic. Love con artist books - Yellow Kid Weil's memoir is amazing.