Cocktails and Capone in Chicago

Cocktails and Capone at the Chicago History Museum

Al Capone. Mugshot information from Science an...

Al Capone. Mugshot information from Science and Society Picture Gallery: Al Capone (1899-1947), American gangster, 17 June 1931. ‘Al Capone sent to prison. This picture shows the Bertillon photographs of Capone made by the US Dept of Justice. His rogue’s gallery number is C 28169′. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Prohibition Propoganda

Prohibition Propoganda (Photo credit: andymangold)

Did you know that this is the 79th anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition. Deirdre Capone came to discuss her book “Uncle Al Capone” at the Chicago History Museum as they celebrated the end of Prohibition.

Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum (Photo credit: urbanoasis)

Chicago History Museum

Chicago History Museum (Photo credit: cseeman)

There were complimentary cocktails and hors d’oeuvres to celebrate the event. That’s why Chicago is a world-class Vino con Vista Destination!

Happy Holidays from www.vino-con-vista.comHappy Holidays from www.vino-con-vista

 

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