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November 23, 2012

The Great Moonshine Conspiracy Trail

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Jesse Dukes

Franklin County, Va., was called The Moonshine Capital of the World during the Prohibition. In 1935, more than 200 farmers testified in a federal case about their role in a massive racket involving some of the county’s most powerful men. Jesse Dukes of Big Shed Media brings us the story of the great moonshine conspiracy, as told by writer Charlie Thompson. Learn more about his book "Spirits of Just Men" at the Moonshine Conspiracy website.

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