13162_8877_prohibition.mov

13162_8877_prohibition

US Customs officials seizing illegal booze from a cargo ship during Prohibition. Truck passes in front of camera full of alcohol. Raid on bootleggers as police lead men out of building and into the back of paddy wagons. Journalist Adela Rogers St. Johns speaking against Prohibition and the 18th Amendment. Josephine Baker all dressed up at a party throwing confetti in the air. Two men in tuxedos having fun at party. Baker dances in her banana skirt. Flappers surround older man in tuxedo showering him with kisses. Alcohol being poured into glass. Bar with lots of liquor bottles.

1920s
B&W
Not Explicit