Latest Robert Patak Stories
By JoAnne Klimovich Harrop, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 23--When you think of pearls, you usually imagine white, smooth and round -- not brown, textured, and square. These are not your grandmother's pearls. The collection of freshwater pearls at the Shadyside Mining Co.
- A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.