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Mobster's mother

Marcello Caifano, the mother of Marshall Caifano, was escourted by an unidentified woman after she visited her son, who was on trial for wire fraud and interstate transportation of counterfeit securities. in May 1967. Marshall Caifano was a high-ranking member of the Chicago Outfit, and was linked to some 10 unsolved homicides, including cop-turned-mobster Richard Cain.Tribune archive photo