XII - "Our Liquor Salesman: Illegal Gifts, Deals Part of Sales Pitch" - Mirage - Chicago Sun-Times

XII - "Our Liquor Salesman: Illegal Gifts, Deals Part of Sales Pitch" - Mirage - Chicago Sun-Times

by: Pamela Zekman, Zay N. Smith | publication date: January 20, 1978 | Publication: Chicago Sun Times | pages: p6+

"The beer salesman leaned forward. this was just between him and the Mirage. "I got clout, He said, 'I'll make you happy.' "It was time for the old Chicago sell when the Mirage started shopping for beer and liquor..."

Part XII in the Chicago Sun-Times MIrage Tavern sting series, exposing corruption and fraud among city inspectors.

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