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December 4, 2013

Cottage owned by Dapper Dan

Filed under: Item of the Day — Jason Onerheim @ 9:30 am

Cottage owned by Dapper Dan

On this day, December 4, 1928, a car bomb killed “Dapper Dan” Hogan an underworld boss and owner of a notorious speakeasy called the Green Lantern. This photograph shows his summer cottage near Bemidji, appropriately named “Big Boss Lake”.

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