Listen: Varian Baldwin, Wakefield, Field discussed on The Queen
"They found cash piled on the floor and pouring out of Bank bags jammed inside the closet, and in between the cushions of the couch. The cops believed wake. Field had acquired all those riches unlawfully. So they confiscated everything it took them almost twenty hours to count, the money, the final tally was seven hundred sixty three thousand two hundred twenty three dollars and thirty cents. That would be more than six million today. As the police had suspected Wakefield had made his fortune by taking bets. His game was known as policy was a kind of local lottery, and it played a major role on the social, and cultural life of the southside, here's the Varian Baldwin.."