Thursday, August 28, 2014

PROHIBITION IN CROTON: FOUND COFFIN PACKED WITH BOTTLES OF BOOZE

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Ah....prohibition in Croton...circa 1920, 1921, another chapter: FOUND COFFIN PACKED WITH BOTTLES OF BOOZE. Click on the photo (thank you Everything Croton elves!)

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2 comments:

  1. An uncle once told me that a friend of his used to smuggle bottles of scotch from Canada inside the larger fish he caught.

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    1. My grandmother said that it wasn't unusual for mothers with newborns to have a secret compartment in the carriage for hiding bottles.

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