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A feature-length episode which begins a selection from the classic American series about gangland
Chicago and the fight waged against crime by Eliot Ness and his agents - honest, upright, untouchable. Starring with guest star
The Big Train
From an Atlanta penitentiary, Al Capone still exerts his evil influence.
Aware of the corruption in the prison system, Eliot Ness makes a radical proposal: to build a special institution on an island off
San Francisco - a place called Alcatraz.
Narrated by Walter Winchell Written by WILLIAM SPIER Directed by JOHN TAYSER
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