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History Detectives | Club Continental: Underworld Calling Card | PBS

Duration: 18:58
Program: History Detectives #911
Broadcast Date: Sep. 27, 2011

Richard Nicholls has a Club Continental business card with his father's name on it. Club Continental was a glitzy night club known as a hub of the LA underworld. What did Fred Nicholls do for Club Continental? Does this have anything to do with his prison term for violating the Prohibition Act?



Post Date: September 27, 2011