In 1925, some bad things happened down here. This is the rathskeller as it looks today. Still has the trap door access from the former saloon above. During prohibition, it housed the whiskey, gambling machines & dark corners to play cards. The proprietor “Little Orphan Annie ran it before she went to the state pen for operating a “bawdy house of ill fame” there. Story on today’s profile link.
June 26, 2015 • Published by Tereasa Surratt