Celluloid Pinback Button.

Few cities got as much press during the failed social experiment known as Prohibition (1920-33) than Chicago, with organized crime using illegal hootch as one of their best revenue streams and beleagered law enforcement battling the alcoholic tidal wave of speakeasies. Item #47047

Celluloid pinback button, 5/8" diameter, paper backstamp of Bastian Bros. Co. (Rochester, NY). Near fine. Shield at center in white, red and gold with "DCF" within; black border with "For a Dry Chicago" in white letters. Delightful memento and superb condition.

Price: $25.00

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