Born October 31, 1905, in Charleston, South Carolina, Ellsworth “Bumpy” Johnson would go on notoriety as an enforcer and kingpin in Harlem’s underworld. At an early age his older brother Willie was sent from South CarolinaBorn October 31, 1905, in Charleston, South Carolina, Ellsworth “Bumpy” Johnson would go on notoriety as an enforcer and kingpin in Harlem’s underworld. At an early age his older brother Willie was sent from South Carolina after he was said to have killed a White man…

Born October 31, 1905, in Charleston, South Carolina, Ellsworth “Bumpy” Johnson would go on notoriety as an enforcer and kingpin in Harlem’s underworld. At an early age his older brother Willie was sent from South CarolinaBorn October 31, 1905, in Charleston, South Carolina, Ellsworth “Bumpy” Johnson would go on notoriety as an enforcer and kingpin in Harlem’s underworld. At an early age his older brother Willie was sent from South Carolina after he was said to have killed a White man…

Mayme Hatcher Johnson was the wife of notorious Harlem Gangster, Ellsworth "Bumpy" Johnson. Johnson was born in 1914 in NC, and moved to New York City in 1938, where she found work as a waitress inMayme Hatcher Johnson was the wife of notorious Harlem Gangster, Ellsworth “Bumpy” Johnson. Johnson was born in 1914 in NC, and moved to New York City in 1938, where she found work as a waitress in a club owned by singer/actress Ethel Waters. In 1948 she met and married Ellsworth “Bumpy” Johnson…

Mayme Hatcher Johnson was the wife of notorious Harlem Gangster, Ellsworth "Bumpy" Johnson. Johnson was born in 1914 in NC, and moved to New York City in 1938, where she found work as a waitress inMayme Hatcher Johnson was the wife of notorious Harlem Gangster, Ellsworth “Bumpy” Johnson. Johnson was born in 1914 in NC, and moved to New York City in 1938, where she found work as a waitress in a club owned by singer/actress Ethel Waters. In 1948 she met and married Ellsworth “Bumpy” Johnson…

North Carolina born and raised, Frank Lucas would take to crime after the death of his young cousins by the Klan. He was involved in various small-time crimes while living in Greensboro. Similar to hisNorth Carolina born and raised, Frank Lucas would take to crime after the death of his young cousins by the Klan. He was involved in various small-time crimes while living in Greensboro. Similar to his mentor Bumpy Johnson years earlier, he fled Greensboro following a fight with his former boss…

North Carolina born and raised, Frank Lucas would take to crime after the death of his young cousins by the Klan. He was involved in various small-time crimes while living in Greensboro. Similar to hisNorth Carolina born and raised, Frank Lucas would take to crime after the death of his young cousins by the Klan. He was involved in various small-time crimes while living in Greensboro. Similar to his mentor Bumpy Johnson years earlier, he fled Greensboro following a fight with his former boss…

"Red" Dilliard Morrison was born in Alabama but moved to Harlem with his sister as a young man. Rose up to become a major crime boss and rival of Bumpy Johnson. Lucky Luciano supplied him with Heroin shipped from Turkey. A violent flashy dresser who was not to be messed with. Arrested on several assault charges. "Red" was a pimp with a very large stable, drug trafficker, arm robber, numbers runner and philanthropist. Paralyzed in both legs from prison fight in 1955. He died in 1989.

"Red" Dilliard Morrison was born in Alabama but moved to Harlem with his sister as a young man. Rose up to become a major crime boss and rival of Bumpy Johnson. Lucky Luciano supplied him with Heroin shipped from Turkey. A violent flashy dresser who was not to be messed with. Arrested on several assault charges. "Red" was a pimp with a very large stable, drug trafficker, arm robber, numbers runner and philanthropist. Paralyzed in both legs from prison fight in 1955. He died in 1989.

Mayme Hatcher Johnson was the wife of notorious Harlem Gangster, Ellsworth "Bumpy" Johnson. Johnson was born in 1914 in NC, and moved to New York City in 1938, where she found work as a waitress in

Mayme Hatcher Johnson was the wife of notorious Harlem Gangster, Ellsworth "Bumpy" Johnson. Johnson was born in 1914 in NC, and moved to New York City in 1938, where she found work as a waitress in

Ellsworth Raymond Johnson (October 31, 1905 – July 7, 1968) — known as Bumpy Johnson — was an African-American mob boss and bookmaker in New York Citys Harlem neighborhood. The main Harlem associate of the Genovese crime family, Johnsons criminal career has inspired films and television.

Ellsworth Raymond Johnson (October 1905 – July — known as "Bumpy" Johnson — was an American mob boss and bookmaker in New York City's Harlem neighborhood. The main Harlem associate of the Genovese crime family,

Bumpy Johnson (October 31, 1905 – July 7, 1968) was an African-American mob boss and bookmaker in New York City's Harlem neighborhood. The main Harlem associate of the Genovese crime family, Johnson's criminal career has inspired films and television.

Ellsworth Raymond Johnson (October 1905 – July — known as "Bumpy" Johnson — was an American mob boss and bookmaker in New York City's Harlem neighborhood. The main Harlem associate of the Genovese crime family the gangster portrayed in the movie HOODLUM.

Well respected and a contemporary of Bumpy Johnson thus guy had a very adventurous life. How many brothers can claim to be supplied Heroin directly by Lucky Luciano the mob Boss.

Well respected and a contemporary of Bumpy Johnson thus guy had a very adventurous life. How many brothers can claim to be supplied Heroin directly by Lucky Luciano the mob Boss.

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Bumpy Johnson Grave | Dennie Neil "Bumpy" Johnson

Bumpy Johnson Grave | Dennie Neil "Bumpy" Johnson

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Rare pic of Ellsworth "Bumpy" Johnson, number one Genovese associate in Harlem in his day. Bumpy is the left man on the picture.

Rare pic of Ellsworth "Bumpy" Johnson, number one Genovese associate in Harlem in his day. Bumpy is the left man on the picture.

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