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Sprawling grounds and mansion of retired Anthony ("Big Tuna") Accardo, syndicate patriarch, in River Forest, is being sold for a reported $200,000, and a two day public sale of the mansion's furnishings will be held in Riverforest, Illinois on August 12th and 13th, 1963. Mrs. Clarice Accardo, wife of the gangland chief, raised the price of admission from $5 to $10 after reports that thousands may attend. (UPI Photo)
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