They Called my Husband a Gangster

By: Vaus, Mrs. Jim (Alice) (as told to Dorothy C. Haskin)

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This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light ground-in dirt to the top edges of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several smallish edge tears, nicks and a couple of small chips to the spine ends along with some rubbing to the spine joints. "This intimate testimony of a wife and mother speaks clearly of the power there is in laying hold of the Lord in prayer for some dear one. Alic eVaus had to learn to adjust herself to an entirely new life when God changed her husband's heart, career and ambition." This book (along with Jim Vaus's Why I Quit Syndicated Crime) are the basis for the 1955 movie Wiretapper. Jim Vaus finds himself working for a mob boss, has a conversion after his wife takes him to a Billy Graham revival and ends up working for the police to help convict the very mob for which he used to work.

Title: They Called my Husband a Gangster

Author Name: Vaus, Mrs. Jim (Alice) (as told to Dorothy C. Haskin)

Categories: True Crime,

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Publisher: Wheaton, IL, Van Kampen Press: 1952

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: A37133

Keywords: True Crime Mrs. Jim Vaus Alice Vaus Religion Spirituality Gangsters The Mob The Syndicate True Crime,