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Roll Out the Barrel (access required)

In this photograph, a group of lawmen in Cochise County are breaking up barrels and pouring the whiskey down Tombstone's Allen Street. During Prohibition, Cochise County Sheriff Harry Wheeler traveled all over his county trying to put an end to bootlegging. He made numerous arrests, confiscating mountains of booze that piled up in the courthouse in ...

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