Rare-mafia True Crime Mob Gangster Mickey Cohen Gold Aristocrat Gillette Razor
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Rare-mafia True Crime Mob Gangster Mickey Cohen Gold Aristocrat Gillette Razor:
You are offerding on Mickey Cohen's very rare personal vintage gold GilletteAristocrat razorfrom L.A. Mob Boss, Mickey Cohen. This razor is in excellent condition and ALL ORIGINAL.Some collectors consider theAristocrat the Holy Grail of Gillette razors.This is a very rare and collectible razor. The box is included. Aperfect example of Cohen's class, elegance and the pride that he took in his appearance.
Also included in this sale is Mickey Cohen's personal business card! My father took possession of these business cards upon Mickey Cohen's death. They are over 30 years old and very rare. Cohen only gave his business card out to celebrities and VIP's. You will only have access to these very rare Mob items through this very rare sale.
Jim Smith, my father, was Mickey Cohen's right hand Man. When Mickey Cohen died my father took over most of Mickey's possessions. Mickey Cohen's appearance was very important to him. He spent a lot of his money on clothes and even his sleepwear. He had the best wardrobe money could buy and at one time he even owned his own clothing store.
Mickey Cohen was Ben "Bugsy" Siegel's right hand man. After Ben Siegel was knocked off by his Syndicate partners for skimming from the Flamingo, Mickey Cohen took over the mob's West Coast. He took over for Ben and was very successful. "I took over from Benny right away on instructions from the people back east," he said. "Naturally, I missed Benny, but to be honest with you, his getting knocked off was not a bad break for me. Pretty soon I was running everything out "Cohen's famous quote was "I never killed a man who didn't deserve it." Cohen hung around with all of the Top celebrities and political figures. He was very good friends with Frank Sinatra and the Rat pack. In January of 1972 Mickey was released from the Federal Penitentiary. Jim Smith picked him up from prison and was with him everyday for the rest of Mickey's life. Jim Smith is shown wearing the plaid jacket in the pictures below. This picture was taken from the book Mickey Cohen "In My Own Words"
Mickey also had more lives than a cat. Mickey Cohen was born a Leo. Cohen was shot at, bombed, arrested, imprisoned, threatened, and even hit in the head with a lead pipe by a crazed inmate while in jail. He was also involved in many legendary gun battle's such as the "War of the Sunset Strip." Mickey always came back for more. Mickey died of cancer in 1976 but in the end, he outlasted all of his enemies and was one of the most flamboyant and successful gangsters to ever live. He was just as famous as John Gotti or any other Mob figure. Be sure to check out the mob book "LIFE - Mobsters & Gangsters" While many gangsters are portrayed like Capone and Gotti it is Cohen who receives the biggest coverage with a 10 page spread. It's a great book for any Mob aficionado. You can also check out this book on the Time-Life website. My father, Jim Smith, is also featured in the Rogue's Gallery "Mickey Cohen" Video. They shot most of this show at his house in L.A. Copies of the DVD and video are available on and at local stores. There are numerous movies and tv shows coming out portraying Mickey Cohen.This is the perfect way to add to your true crime collection or to start a Mob collection in the convenience of one sale for a very low price.
This is very rare Mob memorabilia and all of these items comes directly from my father's personal collection. You will also receive a COA with every item which shows my father with Mickey taken directly from the book "Mickey Cohen- In my own words." This very detailed COA also explains how this robe was obtained.My father has recently passed away and left me his most prized and favorite pieces in his private mob collection. I am offering it here on .
Authentic Mob memorabilia is very hard to come by. This razor came directly from the source, my father, and is Guaranteed 100% Authentic. This sale is also sure to be a "Hit" with all of your friends. I will personally guarantee every item I sell as Authentic. It would be almost impossible to obtain an item like this elsewhere. Also, be sure to check out my other Mob sales currently on . My father knew many Mob figures and owns many items from other famous mobsters that I have recently decided to sell. He has collected and treasured many private and personal Mob items through the years. Please E-mail me with any questions. I have a very low starting offerso make your best offer today. . This is only a 7 day sale. I have 100% positive response so offer with confidence.