Peeky Blinders part 2.
It is very true regarding the Irish and Communist threats, in the years after the WW1, however the family Selby were very small fry in fact Carl Chin the Birmingham expert on all aspects of racecourse and illegal Bookmaking, and yet at no time were the Peeky Blinders, ever mentioned. in his Book “Better Betting with a Decent Fellow” As for the final scene last night of Bill Kimber fronting the Selbys. in there regular pub, is not a correct portrait for how Willam Kimber operated tall handsome, and smart, never cocky but calm and business like, never carried a gun, not even when he arrived at Leading Bookmaker Bradburys Londin flat, to come to a compromise he was shot by Solomon before jumping out of the window, after his arrangement with the Tom Divall former chief inspector of Scotland yard who had the job of cleaning the up the tracks from loose cannons, only the Italians, on behalf of the Yids, took over the southern courses Cialis Online, whilst Kimber still ruled all north of Watford, with the North East Leeds mob ready to help out. if needed.
As for Kimber not knowing who the Shelby family were is odd for they lived within 1/2 mile of each other. every body in the midlands knew who Kimber was, so when Thomas stated “who am I talking to must be taken with a large pinch of salt.
The Selbys were certainly Brummie Pikeys, (Romanies) the statement by Thomas that they intended take over the running of the Bookmakers pitches, will certainly be worth watching next week , I haven’t changed my opinion that the Peeky Blinders is pure fiction although even when Kimber rules before the Italian mob arrived in force, there were small factions, who attempted to muscle in from time to time, I assume that the Selbys were such a force who would not have lasted very long against the Kimber number’s a majority of ex boxers and other villains. of the period.