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Greenback Eddy was a victim of the hired killer Pucker Puss.


He was apparently connected to the Underworld, although the only time he came under the notice of the police was when his car was ticketed for illegal parking at baseball games. Sam Catchem and Dick Tracy referred to him as "The Con King" when they received news of his death.

Syndicate hit[]

The Syndicate put out a "contract hit" on Eddy which was taken up by Pucker Puss. The killing occurred in public at during a baseball game. Eddy was shot with a .22 short bullet (March 29th, 1976).

Dick Tracy Investigates[]

Dick Tracy's investigation of Eddy's death uncovered connections to three other inter-related cases - the case of Lispy, the unsolved killings of a dentist, and the killing of an underworld gunsmith which resulted in the death of Pucker Puss in a gunfight with Dick Tracy.