Jump back into the world of
mobsters, molls and speak-easies on
Thursday when Chad Lewis, author of
"The Wisconsin Road Guide to
Gangster Hot Spots" gives his
"Wisconsin's Gangster Past"
multimedia lecture at Brookfield
Lewis will revisit the days when
gangsters such as Baby Face Nelson,
Al Capone (pictured) and John
Dillinger made Wisconsin their
playground. And when you're an old
school gangster, "play" included
bank robberies, getaways and
The lecture will be "a fun night on
the wild side of the old days of
Wisconsin," says Lewis.
The free lecture starts at 7 p.m. in
the library's community room, 1900
N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield. For
information, call (262) 782-4140.