Exclusive Prohibition Era Cocktail Prints – Set of 4 by Sarah Watts on Scoutmob Shoppe. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
Syringe Kit, Medical Antiques Collection of Syringes by Ed Welch Antiques, LLC
Rum Row, how intriguing! Another unexpected, enjoyable surprise of writing the book was finding pieces of Boston and American history I never knew about before. Like Prohibition banning all alcohol in the nation, but it was legal to have it 3 miles off shore!!?? Um, duh! Ahoy, floating mafia of international entrepreneurs! Wow!
These two anti-prohibition buttons reflect the sentiments of many who opposed the ban on the sale of alcohol from Criminals like Al Capone thrived off of this discontent, distributing alcohol secretly throughout Chicago and other cities.
Labels define a whiskey, not a person.
King County Sheriff Matt Starwich (center) and two men in a room with still and bootlegging materials, ca. 1925 :: Society and Culture Photographs