1920 : Detroit Residents Fish for Jack Daniels

March 14, 2018 all-day

A bottle of Jack Daniels from wikipedia

During Prohibition, a truck hauling a load of Jack Daniels from Canada to Detroit broke through the ice and sunk. When federal agents noticed that Detroit residents were attempting to fish for bottles from the river bottom, they declared the practice illegal in an attempt to thwart the thirst residents!

Source : Michigan Every Day

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