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Crime in “Dry” Marietta - The Castle

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Most Marietta citizens consider contemporary Marietta to be quiet and relatively crime-free.

Time: 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
418 4th St
Marietta, Ohio

You may be surprised to hear that during the Prohibition era, Washington County and Marietta were hotbeds of illegal alcohol production, transportation, and sale. Join Reece Nichols, History Major from Marietta College, to learn more about when the Marietta Daily Times reported that there was literally "alcohol flowing in the streets" of Marietta."

$5 Nonmembers; $4 Members; FREE to Docents

Part of The Castle's Third Thursday Talk Series.

Admission: $5 Nonmembers; $4 Members; FREE to Docents

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Crime In “dry” Marietta - The Castle