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177 Rare Historical Photos

June 29, 2015 | historyinorbit


Alcohol being dumped during the prohibition

If you’ve ever seen Boardwalk Empire, then you know the extent in which bootleggers will go to keep their business thriving. When police entered a home and find illegal booze, the process was to literally dispose of it. This apartment building evidently had a pretty strong business going.As discussed before, Prohibition ultimately proved to be unsuccessful in the long run. Many people draw parallels between alcohol prohibition and the contemporary prohibition of recreational drugs.

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