Angus B. McVicar, Wisconsin Historical Society

During Prohibition in Madison, Jennie Justo was the Queen of the Bootleggers -- pretty and vivacious, proprietor of the college crowd's most popular drinking spots. Read more

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Wisconsin Historical Society

Prohibition brought bad times to Madison: the first, and still worst, sustained violence the city's ever known, cops in the Ku Klux Klan, even a dirty judge in hock to bootleggers. Read more

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