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[GATSBY'S FRIEND] AND GATSBY AND THE BOOTLEGGED ALCOHOL TRADE DURING PROHIBITION New York, NY. Jay Gatsby. A man described by those closest to him as kind, thoughtful, and a true gentleman, other than that, not much more is known about whom he is, where he came from, or how he gained his wealth. The nephew of Kaiser William. Murderer and thief. Bootlegger and a gang lackey. Rumors abound about how this man made his fortune. Therefore, in the name of truth and justice, this journalist set out on a quest to find out. It did not require too much searching to knock out the biggest of the rumors, the one on him being Prussia’s Kaiser William’s nephew, thus being born rich. A quick look through the registry of the family tree of this great and powerful ruler immediately ruled it out; there was not a single “Gatsby” or even a variation on the name on the list, let alone a “Jay Gatsby”. And looking at the faces of the names on the list, there is not even the slightest resemblance between Gatsby and anyone on the list, so a name change is also out-of-the-question. Thus, we return to square one. But, amongst his list of friends,
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