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Eliot Ness

Al Capone and Prohibition

Eliot Ness

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Eliot Ness (1903-1957, photographed in 1937) was appointed head of a nine-man law enforcement team created to investigate and disrupt Al Capone's operation. All nine men were young and could not be bribed, thus they became known as the "Untouchables."

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