First Arrest After Prohibition

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First Arrest After Prohibition - Governor--elect of at accident at that place....
Governor--elect of at accident at that place. John Rash Is the first msn to be arrested for being drunk In 1913 and the only one the policemen had found on the wayside, fnllen from the wntor wagon up to yesteniay morning. Rush was found guilty of being drunk and fined the minimum amount of $6 and costs. Whether the New Ymir's resolutions of the sudden exodus of retailers Is responsible for the condition, condition, police court has not looked familiar familiar for the past two mornings. The spectators, even, have been scarce and tho majority of cases tried,' developed from testimony collected several days ago. Chief D. K. Lyerly said yesterday that If present conditions continue some of his men may be given a much needed rest at an early date.

Clipped from Asheville Citizen-Times03 Jan 1913, FriMain EditionPage 5

Asheville Citizen-Times (Asheville, North Carolina)03 Jan 1913, FriMain EditionPage 5
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