PROHIBITION MOONSHINE WHISKEY STILL COPPER GARY INDIANA

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  • Item Category: Fraternal, Political, Organizations
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 02,2011
  • Channel: Online Auction
HERE IS A REALLY NEAT PIECE!! THIS IS A 15 GAL. MOONSHINE STILL CONFISCATED BY THE GARY INDIANA POLICE DEPT. IN 1931!! I FOUND THIS IN A CLEAN OUT IN GARY INDIANA A FEW YEARS AGO OF THE ARRESTING OFFICERS HOUSE!! ALONG WITH THE STILL I HAVE THE ORIGINAL POLICE REPORT OF THE ARREST AND THE RESULT REPORT OF THE TRIAL!! BOTH OF THESE ARE PICTURED!! I ALSO FOUND A FOP JOURNAL IN THE SAME ATTIC WITH AN ARTICLE OF THE ARRESTING OFFICER PETER BILLICK FROM 1933!! THE STILL HAD THE ORIGINAL EVIDENCE TAG WHEN FOUND,BUT SOMEHOW IT HAS BEEN MISPLACED!!STILL CAN SEE WHERE IT WAS ATTACHED BUT IT IS GONE!! I ALSO HAVE A QUART BOTTLE THAT IS MENTIONED IN THE REPORT!! THIS IS A LARGE STILL MEASURING 18 INCHES IN DIAM. AND ABOUT 30 INCHES TALL!! I REFERENCE DILLINGER IN THIS AS HE COULD HAVE HAD SOME CONNECTION WITH THIS MAN!! I HAVE TRIED TO TIE THEM TOGETHER BUT DID NOT!! THE STILL IS FOR DISPLAY ONLY,NON FUNCTIONABLE!! HAS MINOR DENTS AND DIRT FROM YEARS OF STORAGE!! THE BANDS ON TANK AS WELL AS THE HANDLE ARE STEEL!! THIS WOULD LOOK GREAT IN A BAR!! THE PAPERWORK IS ORIGINAL AND NOT COPIES!! BUYER TO PAY 40.00 UPS SHIPPING!! ATRUE PIECE OF AMERICAN HISTORY FROM GARY INDIANA ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE EMAIL ME!! KEY WORDS MOONSHINE WHISKEY STILL JOHN DILLINGER GARY INDIANA CROWN POINT INDIANA GANGSTER

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