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Diamond Jack's Colorado sojourn

One-time Chicago gangster Diamond Jack Alterie briefly operated a resort and dude ranch in Western Colorado.

But his temper and his propensity to fire some of the 250 guns he kept at the ranch repeatedly got him in trouble. After several years, he was forced to return to Colorado.

My Daily Sentinel history column about Diamond Jack is linked below.

Diamond Jack 11-26-23
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bob silbernagel

bob silbernagel

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