Sources: Los Angeles Mobster’s Gambling Ring

Press-Courier (Oxnard, Calif.), “Man Sentenced,” Oct. 22, 1974.

Press-Telegram (Long Beach, Calif.), “Mafia Trial Witness, Wife Slain in Ambush,” March 21, 1974.

Press-Telegram (Long Beach, Calif.), “Gaming Rigging Charged to 6 in Racketeers Trial,” Aug. 16, 1974.

Progress-Bulletin (Pomona, Calif.), “Alleged Mafia Chief Sentenced on Gaming Count,” Oct. 30, 1974.

The Argus (Fremont-Newark, Calif.), “Prostitute, Gaming Operations Smashed,” Nov. 22, 1973.

The Daily Independent (Corona, Calif.), “Witness, Wife Gunned Down in Las Vegas,” March 20, 1974.

The Daily Report (Ontario-Upland, Calif.), “Defense Takes Over in Trial,” Aug. 26, 1974.

The Daily Review (Hayward, Calif.), “Honolulu Bombing, Vegas Murders Probed,” March 22, 1974.

The Last Mafioso: The Treacherous World of Jimmy Fratianno, by Ovid Demaris, Crown: New York, 1980.

The News (Van Nuys, Calif.), “Man Denies Financing Area Gambling Operation,” Aug. 27, 1974.

The News (Van Nuys, Calif.), “Convict Northridge Man in Valley Gambling Case,” Sept. 3, 1974.

The News (Van Nuys, Calif.), “5 Get Jail Terms in Mafia Racketeering,” June 17, 1975.