Jan. 5-11: A Beer Empire, A Habit Explainer And A New Kind Of Warfare
Originally published on Wed January 8, 2014 10:31 am
August A. Busch (center) and his sons, Adolphus III (left) and August Jr., seal the first case of beer off the Anheuser-Busch bottling plant line in St. Louis on April 7, 1933, when the sale of low-alcohol beers and wines was once again legal. Prohibition didn't officially end until Dec. 5 of that year.
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