Nathan “Quicksilver” Silver started at age eight robbing pushcarts. His hands were quick for stealing from the pushcarts and being down the street before anyone could catch him.
He learned crime before he got to Brooklyn’s Brownsville neighborhood. He learned his criminal skills from the Jewish crime bosses in the Russian city of Odessa’s Moldavanka neighborhood There, he ran errands and learned how to use a knife.
He learned to fight anti-Semitic bullies in Odessa and was considered the master knife fighter of Amboy Street.
You will have to stay tuned for his future in the gangs of Brownsville.