Newly published autobiography by Edward Halpern, with the assistance of:
Golden Box Books Publishing Services
In this Autobiography-Memoir is my historical reminiscences with the rich and famous from 1930 through 2015. Some you may know, some not, depending on your age. Including SIDNEY KORSHAK, Mouthpiece for the mob, big business and Government Moguls, in Chicago, Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Also IVAN ALBRIGHT, World Famous Artist, SID LUCKMAN the best football Quarterback that ever lived, who played for the Chicago Bears. YELLOW KID WEIL, the most known and successful conman/swindler in history, VIC DAMONE legendary Singer. My correspondence with three terms California Governor EARL WARREN and Vice-Presidential Candidate under Thomas E. Dewey in1948, Chief Justice Of the United States Supreme Court through June 23, 1969, and Chairman of theWarren Commission Report on the Assassination of John F. Kennedy. Also KEN ETO, a Chicago mob boss known as Tokyo Joe or the Jap. ELMER BALABAN one of seven brothers who owned the 125 Balaban and Katz Movie Theatres, later Paramount Pictures, Francis George Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church and His Excellency Romano Prodi-Prime Minister of Italy. Also, Chicago, Milwaukee and environs, plus other Cities in the USA, Canada, and Western Europe at the time.
Ten percent of the net profits from the book sales will be donated to the Wounded Warrior Project for Veterans.
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Born 1930, Chicago, Il. I attended Hibbard and Nettlehorst Grammar, Senn High School, Art Institute Chicago and the University of Illinois. Active in Intermural sports. Elected Fraternity President, Professional Vocalist, U.S. Army April 1951-January 1953. Basic training, Camp Breckenridge, Ky., assigned to European Theatre of Operations at Illisheim, Germany, attached to 71st Ordnance Headquarters.
I was in charge of The Troop Information and Education Program for the officers and enlisted men of this Battalion giving prepared talks on Geopolitics, American Security and Foreign Policy, World Affairs, under the 7th Army Command. I was also a courier, cleared by the Central Intelligence Agency to handle secret material and participated in the operations of the Ordnance shops to keep the equipment always operational for use in the field by the troops.
From 1953 to current I was involved in 10 different businesses both public and private companies. They ran concurrent with each other with diversity of operations as described in this book.
I am a firm believer in the power of books, both historical and about the application of any subject. You can acquire the knowledge you seek from the book of your choice. Good luck and God bless.
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