Prohibition Beer Disposal Clendinen family photo

Prohibition Beer Disposal

Taken in Zion City, Illinois USA in .

During Prohibition, the Mayor of Zion City, IL disposing of two bottles of beer. W. Hurd Clendinen is pouring them out two at a time. Supposedly, they were destroying 80,000 pints of beer - at this ... show more

During Prohibition, the Mayor of Zion City, IL disposing of two bottles of beer. W. Hurd Clendinen is pouring them out two at a time. Supposedly, they were destroying 80,000 pints of beer - at this rate, they're probably still doing it!

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress

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