Fallis

John Fallis (1879 – 1929) A political boss in Frankfort’s Craw neighborhood, a gambler, bootlegger, womanizer, and Frankfort legend. Often referred to as “King of Craw,” Fallis was a notorious folk hero in his own time and now an icon in Frankfort memory. A fictional account of his life written by author and Frankfort native Ron Rhody appeared in 2016.

John Fallis (1879 – 1929)

John Fallis

King of Craw

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