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Bootlegging In America

Prohibition era disposal of illegal alcohol confiscated by the government. Alcohol played a major role in Fitzgerald's life; he was an alcoholic and likely died so young due to the effect his addiction had on his health.

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There is not a fast car in the frame, but how can you doubt that they had one? Sisters Guarding Family Moonshine Business -- Florence Friermuth and Susie Friermuth Doffing pose after they were arrested for moonshining. The sisters guarded stills on their family's farm near Saint Paul, Minnesota, during Prohibition.

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from Mail Online

The Mafia's greatest untouchable: The flamboyant 1920s mob boss and the true story behind TV's Boardwalk Empire

Speakeasy: Prohibition in the 1920s led to gangsters making huge profits by selling alcohol in illegal bars (above)

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from Etsy

The PROHIBITION Ball. Deco Flapper Sheet Music. VINTAGE Digital ILLUSTRATION. Digital Download. Vintage Digital Print

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from All That Is Interesting

An Amazing Photographic Tour Of New York In The 1920s

The 1920s weren't deemed roaring without a reason -- a beautiful look at the glamor and glitz that defined New York in the 1920s!

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