Johnnie learns crime from petty thug Frank Wilson. When Wilson kills a pawnbroker with a gun stolen from Johnnie's sister Madge's fiance Fred Burke, Fred goes to Sing Sing's death house. Wilson uses all the pressure can to keep Johnnie silent, even after he and Johnnie themselves wind up in the big house. Written by
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The original play opened in New York on 26 March 1937. See more
[after shining his shoes
There you are, Pop. There's one you can see your face in.
Pop, Sing Sing Librarian
What I want is one I can see YOUR face in.
Referenced in Invisible Stripes