AIRLINES: Goodbye to Prohibition

Because the airlines need every possible cent of profit during their current cash squeeze, and because the two-drink limit on domestic flights was hard to...

Prohibition: Moonshine on the Rocks

In Jackson hotels and restaurants, a stinger or a Scotch on the rocks was served with a straw. Dry-martini buffs gagged on concoctions as wet—and sometimes as...

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Photo Essays

LIFE in a Great City: Chicago

For the inaugural gallery in our “Great Cities” series, chose to focus on a place that, in so many ways — from the triumphant to the deeply troubling...

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Top 10 Prohibition Tales

In honor of the 75th anniversary of the 21st Amendment, TIME looks back at the murder and mayhem of the Prohibition era

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