Home > Back to Search Results > NYC Speakeasies police raids....
Click image to enlarge 639211
Hide image list »
Image031_tn
Image032_tn
Image033_tn
Image034_tn
Image035_tn
Image036_tn
Image037_tn
Image038_tn
Image039_tn

NYC Speakeasies police raids....



Item # 639211

April 19, 1932

THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 19, 1932

* NYC speakeasy - speakeasies
* Prohibition era police raids
* Beer - liquor illegal


The front page has a one column heading: "36 DRY RAIDS START CITY-WIDE ROUND-UP" with subheads. (see) More related reporting on page 3 with list of the establishments raided.
Other news, sports and advertisements during the prohibition era in America. Complete in 44 pages, this is the rare rag edition that was produced on very high quality newsprint, with a high percentage of cotton & linen content, allowing the issues to remain very white & sturdy into the present. Given the subscription cost, libraries & institutions rather than individuals were the primary subscribers of these high-quality editions. Nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century

Available Now

$42.00