418 4th Street • Marietta, Ohio 45750 • 740.373.4180

Third Thursday Talk: Crime in “Dry” Marietta

Most Marietta citizens consider contemporary Marietta to be a quiet, relatively crime-free city. You may be surprised to hear that during the Prohibition era, Washington County and Marietta were hotbeds of illegal alcohol production, transportation, and sale. Join Reece Nichols, History Major from Marietta College, to learn more about when the Marietta Daily Times reported that there was literally “alcohol flowing in the streets” of Marietta.

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The Castle Parlor

418 4th Street
Marietta, OH 45750

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