Previous Post: « Prohibition agents uncover about $300,000 worth of liquor concealed in a pile of coal when they boarded the coal steamer Maurice Tracy in New York harbor on April 8, 1932. The inspectors shovelled coal for about an hour before they discovered the 3,000 bags of bottled beverages.
cross posted in r/RedditDayOf where the topic for 07/01 is “eccentrics”
That’s not the actual barrel she used. She was hoping to leverage her fame into a comfortable retirement, but with her fake barrel and her boring style of speech, she didn’t make much money and died penniless anyway.
But why ?