1933 : Governor William Comstock Celebrates Repeal of Prohibition By Buying The First Bottle of Whiskey Sold

December 30, 2021 all-day

With the repeal of prohibition, Governor William Comstock bought a bottle of Old Taylor, the first bottle of whiskey sold in the state.

Sources :

Historical Society of Michigan

Ken Coleman, “On this day in 1933: Michigan governor buys booze after Prohibition era ends“, Michigan Advance, December 30, 2021.

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