Twin Cities Prohibition (MN): Minnesota Blind Pigs and Bootleggers

Twin Cities Prohibition (MN): Minnesota Blind Pigs and Bootleggers

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by Elizabeth Johanneck
     
 

Ferret out the haunts and habits of those who kept speakeasy doors oiled and politics crooked in the Twin Cities. If you take a tour of former blind pigs today, you will probably encounter nothing more dangerous than a lifelong attraction to the 5-8 Club's Juicy Lucy Burger, but Twin Cities Prohibition will return you to a time when honest reporting like that of… See more details below

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Ferret out the haunts and habits of those who kept speakeasy doors oiled and politics crooked in the Twin Cities. If you take a tour of former blind pigs today, you will probably encounter nothing more dangerous than a lifelong attraction to the 5-8 Club's Juicy Lucy Burger, but Twin Cities Prohibition will return you to a time when honest reporting like that of Walter Liggett was answered with machine gun fire. Clink glasses with notorious characters such as Kid Cann, Dapper Dan Hogan and Doc Ames, the "Shame of Minneapolis," in Elizabeth Johanneck's raid on this fascinating era of history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014006286
Publisher:
The History Press, Inc.
Publication date:
02/28/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
160
File size:
2 MB

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