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Ken Burns | PROHIBITION | Whispering Wires The Good Bootlegger | PBS

Duration: 06:09
Program: Prohibition #102
Broadcast Date: Oct. 2, 2011

Roy Olmstead, a Seattle police officer turned to bootlegging and was known to provide the best product on the west coast. He used bribery instead of violence, and was known as 'The Good Bootlegger'



Post Date: September 26, 2011