Don't know what I'm talking about? Mashable writes it up better than I can:
At any rate, I could look at this stuff for ages. Fascinating!
How did I not know today was Repeal Day?!
I'm prepared, though: I have a
Don't know what I'm talking about? Hit it, fellas!
Anyhow, when I was in MD/DC the other month, the guy from the Silver Spring historical society gave a walking tour of downtown. He described a photo was taken there the day Prohibition was repealed — people in party hats with noisemakers, waiting for the shipment of booze to arrive. I thought I'd look for similar photos in the LIFE archives, and found this image, which was taken in Cleveland.
The unnecessary quotation marks on the signs crack me up. And if it's "beer" and not really beer, who cares?!
Now playing on iTunes: Journey - Lights