Is Mad Money based on the Brassiere Brigade? —
Happy New Years everyone! My apologies for the absence of posts for the past week. I was on vacation, visiting family on the east coast and in Arizona.
One month ago I posted about
a group of female criminals from the 1950s called the "Brassiere Brigade."
They stole money from the counting room of a telephone company, where they worked, by smuggling rolls of quarters out in their bras.
I only discovered the story of these women by accident when I came across a reference to them in an…