The unofficial biographer of the Pfaff’s crowd, William Winter was born in coastal Massachusetts, and his mother died
Winter describes George H. Butler as the nephew of General B. F. Butler and mentions his attempted bribe on behalf of James Fisk, Jr. Butler offered Winter an annual salary of $2,500 to drop an occasional good word about Fisk into the papers. Winter rejected the offer.
The Vault at Pfaff's
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