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Photo of giant mash-storage vats, of which there are seven in one chamber in the "first cellar." Each has its own vent to the surface, and grain, sugar and yeast were dumped through these disguised openings. Officers reported seizure of several thousand gallons of mash and 5,000 gallons of finished alcohol. Photograph was taken by C.B. Worcester, superintendent of the Riverside Sheriff's office identification bureau. Photo dated: January 24, 1930.
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00036662 Herald Examiner Collection HE box 549-C. CARL0000039339 http://220.127.116.11/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/11484
Prohibition--California--Los Angeles Liquors--California--Los Angeles Crime--California--Los Angeles Herald-Examiner Collection photographs