This from The Daily News.
Barone, a prolific killer and founder of the Hell's Kitchen gang The Jets - the model for the "West Side Story" gang - played a key role when the Genovese and Gambino crime families carved up the waterfront.
why the Genovese crime family took over the longshoremen's union.
"So we could make money! Is that a good enough answer for you?" snapped 85-year-old George Barone. "Crissakes!"
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