The business, one of the few financed by Gambino and registered in his name, flourished until 1965, when constant attention from the FBI and other law enforcement agencies resulted in its closure. As Gambino gained power in organized crime, he successfully avoided the FBI and CIA. Every time they sought to deport him or put him on trial, he would suffer a heart attack or end up in the hospital for some reason. Gambino, known as "The Godfather", was the model for Mario Puzo's novel. He died of natural causes in 1976 at the age of 74.Red line of cancellation touches "bin" of Gambino. Punchhole cancellation touches date, payee and dollar line. See more material from these signers. See more listings in our LAW & ORDER (374). Please note that this is an authentically signed item. We do not sell autograph copies or signature reprints. Images shown may contain our company watermark. The actual document does not contain this watermark.
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