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Diamond DorisP her mother escape an abusive relationshipUsing her southern charm uick wit and fascination with magic as her tools Payne began shoplifting small pieces of jewelry from local stores Over the course of six decades her talents grew with each heist Becoming an expert world class jewel thief she daringly pulled off numerous diamond robberies and her Jewish boyfriend fenced the stolen gems to Hollywood celebritiesDoris’s criminal exploits went unsolved well into the s partly because the stores did not want to admit that they were duped by a black woman Eventually realizing Doris was using him her boyfriend turned her in She was arrested after stealing a diamond ring in Monte Carlo that was valued at than half a. First ever memoir and I enjoyed it Doris' attitude in life wi

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Million dollars But even prison couldn’t contain this larger than life personality who cleverly used nuns as well as various ruses to help her break out With her arrest in in San Diego Doris’s fame skyrocketed when media coverage of her astonishing escapades explodedToday at eighty seven Doris as bold and vibrant as ever lives in Atlanta and is celebrated for her glamorous legacy She sums up her adventurous career best “It beat being a teacher or a maid” A rip roaringly fun and exciting story as captivating and audacious as Catch Me if You Can and Can You Ever Forgive Me Diamond Doris is the portrait of a captivating anti hero who refused to be defined by the prejudices and s of a hypocritical society?. I have never heard of Doris Payne before coming across this b

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characters ç Diamond Doris · PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ï ❴Reading❵ ➿ Diamond Doris Author Doris Payne – Dogsalonbristol.co.uk Soon to be a Major Motion Picture In the ebullient spirit of Ocean’s 8 The Heist and Thelma Louise a sensational and entertaining memoir of the world’s most notorious Soon to be a Major Motion Picture In the ebullient spirit of Ocean’s The Heist and Thelma Louise a sensational and entertaining memoir of the world’s most notorious jewel thief a woman who defied society’s prejudices and norms to carve her own path stealing from elite jewelers to live her dreamsGrowing up during the Depression in the segregated coal town of Slab Fork West Virginia Doris Payne was told her dreams were unattainable for poor black girls like her Surrounded by people who sought to limit her potential Doris vowed to turn the tables after the owner of a jewelry store threw her out when a white customer arrived Neither racism nor poverty would hold her back she would get what she wanted and hel. This was found on a library new shelf and sounded intriguing