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During Prohibition, underground speakeasies sprang up in cities across the United States. One estimate says that for every legitimate bar that closed during Prohibition, six speakeasies opened in its place. Simon & Schuster hide caption

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Prohibition: Speakeasies, Loopholes And Politics

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During Prohibition, underground speakeasies sprang up in cities across the United States. One estimate says that for every legitimate bar that closed during Prohibition, six speakeasies opened in its place. Simon & Schuster hide caption

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Prohibition Life: Politics, Loopholes And Bathtub Gin

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Okrent Offers the View of 'Public Editor No. 1'

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