I guess I can tell a gentleman from a con man or a flimflammer when I meet him.
Got the quickest brain of any con man in the business—and him only about twenty-seven now.
Mister Public is further deceived in believing that the 'con man' who has a pitch nearby is connected with the enterprise.
By close cooperation with local authorities, the con man and shilaber is moved out before he starts.
The professional craftiness of the "con man" stands him in good stead in the prison.
Eager for special privileges and the liberty of the trusties, or fearful of punishment, the "con man" matures his campaign.
What a "con man" high finance got when Mowbray Langdon became active down town!