weirdvintage: A large overcoat hides two tins of booze during the prohibition, strapped to a woman’s legs. This shot is from Detroit, which was a destination for many smugglers from Canada. (From This Fabulous scanned by weirdvintage)❤️
Agents pouring out alcohol during a raid during Prohibition. The amendment and subsequent Prohibition led to more organized crime centered around the alcohol trade. With the demand for alcohol concealment, the hip flask market exploded.
This is an official government document from the a Medicinal Alcohol form. This form was used during the American Prohibition to acquire prescription alcohol, usually whiskey, for strictly medicinal purposes.
1930s Art Deco Poster, Alcohol Prohibition & Accident Prevention, Machine Age