Ross Campbell - He had been one of Caroline's suitors just prior to her marriage to Julian. By the book's end, he is with Julian's former love, Mary Manners, and working for Ed Charney.
Miss Alice Cartwright - She is the society columnist from The Standard who arrives at Julian and Caroline's home on the last night of Julian's life in order to verify the guest list for the party that was to have taken place there that evening.
Ed Charney - A minor gangster, he oversees all bootlegging, gambling, and prostitution activities between Reading and Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.
Monsignor Creedon - He is the local Catholic rural dean, who had been denied the opportunity to turn his parish into a cathedral and become a bishop.
Carter Davis - A childhood friend of Julian, he is also a member of the country club set.
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