The Last Words of Dutch Schultz

by William S. Burroughs

Publisher: Henry Holt & Co (P)

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ISBN 100805001794
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Van Gogh's Ear II - The Last Words of Dutch Schultz - Dutch Shultz was a Jewish gangster that made most of his money bootlegging. He arrested for the first time at the age of 17 and stayed in prison for 17 months.   William S. Burroughs The Last Words of Dutch Schultz () Thanks mainly to Porridge going on about him in the pages of Sounds, I discovered Burroughs back when I was a the time my mum was taking a degree in English and American Literature at Warwick University and she would occasionally smuggle me into the extensive campus library Author: Lawrence Burton. Last Words - book - has pages. Make Offer - Dutch Painting A Spring Art Book-London Cloth HC with DJ– 4 LAST WORDS DUTCH SCHULTZ - William S. Burroughs - HC/DJ - 1st Printing - VNF/NF $

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Statements made by Arthur (Dutch Schultz) Flegenheimer were taken down by a Newark police stenographer, F. Lang. The notes covered a period from about 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 24, until Schultz died later that night.

During that period he was delirious most of. The Last Words Of Dutch Schultz book. Read 28 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Before he was gunned down in the Palace Chop House /5(28). Dutch Shultz, born Arthur Flegenheimer, was a notorious mobster in the New York area in the ’s and 30’s. He made his fortune through organized crime including bootlegging and the numbers racket.-Dutch Shultz Last Words. Facing two tax evasion charges, Shultz asked for permission to kill the prosecutor Thomas Dewey which was denied.

Utilizing these peculiar last words, Burroughs has crafted his own vision of Dutch Schultz. He expands upon this actual account with an essentially linear fictional construct of Dutch's life, from childhood to his rise to Prohibition-era racketeering powerhouse.

The text is written in screenplay format with careful attention to detail/5(3). The Last Words of Dutch Schultz on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(2).

Includes transcript of the last words of Dutch Schultz. Issued in dust-jacket. "Of this edition copies have been numbered and signed by the author."--Title page verso. The Last Words of Dutch Schultz: A Fiction in the Form of a Film Script by William S.

Burroughs and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Directed by Gerrit van Dijk. With Rutger Hauer, Wigbolt Kruyver, Huub van der Lubbe, Maarten Wansink.

s mobster Dutch Schultz's dying words presented in the abstract.8/10(56). Devil’s Face. On October 23 rd,Dutch Schultz, who was a major player in organized crime, was gunned down at the Palace Chop House in Newark, New died soon after in the morning hours of the 24 th, but possibly not before he offered some clues to where he might have secreted a now lost treasure.

Recently, I had the chance to go exploring. "The Last Words of Dutch Schultz" was a novel by Beat Generation author William S. Burroughs, first published in Rather than use traditional chapters and text, however, Burroughs wrote the book in the form of a convoluted film screenplay.

This article is going to look at some of the other ‘last words’ of Dutch Schultz which might offer more support for the treasure to be hidden near Phoenicia, New York. Phoenicia has been a popular search area for the lost treasure of Dutch Schultz. The Last Words of Dutch Schultz: | | The Last Words of Dutch Schultz | | | ||| World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled.

Watch the video for The Last Words Of Dutch Schultz (This Is Insane) from William S. Burroughs's Spare Ass Annie And Other Tales for free. The Last Words of Dutch Schultz. William S. Burroughs 2 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review.

LibraryThing Review User Review - librarianbryan - LibraryThing. I've started revisiting Burroughs after years of neglect. Based on the real life last words of gangster Dutch Schultz, Burroughs presents Schultz 4/5(2).

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This is Burroughs' most accessible, tightly knit work of fiction—a gruesome, hallucinatory exposition of the dying words of Prohibition mobster Dutch Schultz. Laid out as a stripped-down movie script it's almost as if this is the form that Burroughs has always needed—an enforced brevity which keeps the poetry of banality (weary evil) from becoming unendurably tiresome.

The Last Words of Dutch Schultz: A Fiction in the Form of a Film Script: Burroughs, William S.: Books - (4). Dutch Schultz (born Arthur Simon Flegenheimer, 6 August ) was a mobster of the s and 30s in the area of New York City, and a rival of Lucky prevent his unauthorized planned murder of prosecutor Thomas Dewey, a U.S.

Attorney, Dutch was shot on 23 October at the Palace Chop House in Newark, New Jersey, by order of the Mafia and died the. THE LAST WORDS OF DUTCH SCHULTZ Prop Thtr No sense in speculating why, but it seems as if this year's theatrical trend in Chicago is the dramatization of novels, such as.

Dutch Schultz, whose given name was Arthur Flegenheimer (August 6, – Octo ), was a New York City-area Jewish gangster of the s and ' in the Bronx, he made his fortune in bootlegging illegal alcohol and the numbers racket in Harlem.

Shot while urinating in the bathroom of a bar in New Jersey inhe lived for 24 hours after the bullet tore through his. The Ongoing Search For Dutch Schultz’s Missing Millions by Ross and Grace Getman “Blam!” “Blam!” “Blam!” When police arrived and asked Dutch Schultz who shot him, he replied, “I don’t know, but they were pretty good shots.” This is a true story of a treasure worth an estimated $50 million dollars hidden by Dutch Schultz before [ ].

Dutch Schultz did that murder just as casually as if he were picking his teeth." As Martin contorted on the floor, Schultz apologized to Davis for killing someone in front of him. When Davis later read a newspaper story about Martin’s murder, he was shocked to find out that the body was found on a snow bank with a dozen stab wounds to the chest.

Jun 8, - Poets come in all sorts of guises from misanthropic librarians to paranoid megalomaniacs. Few were as unlikely or unintentional as Dutch Schultz. Even by the standards of the time, he was a piece of work. When a rival gangster Joe Rock objected to him muscling in on his territory, Schultz had him kidnapped, hung from a.

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Thank you for your : Dutch Schultz, whose real name was Arthur Flegenheimer made his name and fortune in bootlegging alcohol and the numbers racket. Schultz’s rackets were threatened by Lucky Luciano, and tax evasion trials lead by prosecutor Thomas In an effort to avert his conviction, Schultz asked the Commission for permission to take out Dewey, which they declined.

After. Schultz probably never read a book. He, more than likely, thought writers were all cunts. But that’s the strength of Schultz’s last words; they have side-effects he never intended.

Another is that he inadvertently point out the limits of art, the borderlands beyond which lies madness. A few nights ago when I couldn’t really sleep I somehow got started on a Wikipedia bender where I think I somehow traced the history of organized crime and the Mafia in America and Sicily (note: Salvatore "Totò" Riina= incredibly scary; never cross him) but during my binge I came upon again the article about the actual Last Words of Dutch Schultz which some people.

Instead, what was recorded were Dutch's fevered fantasies, stemming from his childhood and youth, as well as his recent past. Taking these "last words" as his starting point, Burroughs has created his own fantasy of Dutch Schultz, casting his fiction in the form of a film script.

Long Lasting Last Words is a trope that occurs when a character's Final Speech lasts an impossibly long time, despite the fact that they have sustained a fatal wound and are supposed to be dying soon.

It is sometimes done intentionally for comedic effect and other times, it's just the writers trying to be dramatic trying being the key word. Note that, because the character has. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Last Words of Dutch Schultz: A Fiction in the Form of a Film Script by William S.

Burroughs (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products!. The Last Words of Dutch Schultz. Statements made by Arthur (Dutch Schultz) Flegenheimer were taken down by a Newark police stenographer, F. J. Lang.

The notes covered a period from about 4 o'clock Thursday afternoon until Schultz died. During that period he was delirious most of the time, but lucid at intervals. A transcript of all he said.Gertrude really liked Dutch Schultz.

InDutch filmmaker Gerrit van Dijk used Schultz’s last words as the basis for an animated film, intercut with TV-style live-action dramatizations of the Palace Chop House shooting.

Rutger Hauer, Schultz’s voice in the short, gives a surprisingly understated performance. Schultz's famous last words, influenced by a high fever and large quantities of morphine, were a delirious stream of consciousness babble.

They were taken down by a police stenographer, and have since been used in literature by a number of writers, most notably William S Burroughs (The Last Words of Dutch Schultz), Robert Anton Wilson and EL.