. "I'd like to make that slum (jewelry) joint. It's a nice score, but the place is all bugged up (equipt with an elaborate alarm system).
To succeed in securing a transfer to, or sentence to, or commitment to a specific institution. 3.
To succeed in escaping
from any place of confinement
. "You could make this joint with a couple of rods (guns) and a lam-car (car in which to flee).
- american underworld dictionary - 1950