Reds, Rockets and Racketeers
The Matriarch of Little Russia
An eminently respectable widow. She mourns the family members she lost to the revolution and her husband who died on American soil She has many friends and relations The epicentre of the network of family ties and fiscal relationships that bind the White Russians of New Yorks ’ Little Russia’ together. Certainly no one is vulgar enough to use the phrase ‘white russian mafia’ in her presence.