This is Yellow Kid Weil, “one of Chicago’s landmarks,” said the Chicago Daily Tribune about this notorious(ly dapper) con man of the early 20th century.
Read a short history of the big con in Amy Reading’s rousing new book, The Mark Inside.

This is Yellow Kid Weil, “one of Chicago’s landmarks,” said the Chicago Daily Tribune about this notorious(ly dapper) con man of the early 20th century.

Read a short history of the big con in Amy Reading’s rousing new book, The Mark Inside.

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