EVANGELIST BILLY SUNDAY - 1930S Pro baseball player turned influential evangelist Billy Sunday delivers a passionate sermon on meaning of true wealth noting that, "America needs a tidal wave of the old time religion." Brother Sunday then urges everyone to, "Join me in a pledge that you will never rest until this whole God hating, Christ hating, whiskey soaked, Sabbath breaking, blaspheming infidel bootlegging old world is bound to the cross of Jesus Christ by its own chains of love."
HIJACKING Under cover of darkness, barrels roll down a ramp and are stacked by men; outside, boxes are carried to trucks and loaded; a convoy of trucks, each one different, travels on a road; a car positioned across a road is driven into by a truck; men carrying guns run up to a truck, the driver emerges with his hands in the air.
SPEAKEASY A sign God Bless our Home and the Statue of Liberty grace the bar of a thriving speakeasy. Bartenders serve a cluster of men and women standing at the bar. Other customers smoke and drink at tables; couples dance to live music.
BOOTLEGGING Under cover of darkness containers are off-loaded from a schooner onto a rowboat and carried onshore by men. Men are seen carrying what look like oil canisters, loading them into a building; contents of canisters are decanted into bottles.
BOOTLEGGING DURING PROHIBITION Scenes of bootleggers smuggling in barrels of alcohol and illegal distilleries as criminals and ordinary citizens alike defy the Prohibition laws. Rival crime factions battle each other over distribution. From Film - available for HD upgrade.
RAID & SHOOTOUT AT BOOTLEGGING PLANT - 1932 Sheriff deputy POVs of a Downey, California tar insulation plant under surveillance just before itís raided for its undercover bootlegging activities. A thrilling shootout peppers a window with bullet holes and nets the deputies several bootleggers along with confiscated alcohol.
PROHIBITION -1 A man at a bar hands a flask to a customer; outside, a man stands and knocks on a door, a slot in the door is opened from within and a face appears, words and money are exchanged, the slot closes.
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