Famous Rum Runner William “Bill” McCoy “Founder of Rum Row”-A series of boats that served as bars and platforms for wholesale. Nickname “The Real McCoy” for not “cutting” his alcohol […]
“When I sell liquor, it’s called bootlegging; when my patrons serve it on Lake Shore Drive, it’s called hospitality.”-Al Capone Source:. Prohibition. Crime Museum. Web. 20 Nov 2013. <http://www.crimemuseum.org/prohibition>.
“I went for the cash and I stayed in it for the fun it gave me.” William “Bill” McCoy Source: Davis, Ennis. Bootlegging and Rum-Running. Metro Jacksonville, 13 Oct 2011. […]
“I have no tale of woe to tell you. I was outside the three-mile limit, selling whisky, and good whisky, to anyone and everyone who wanted to buy.” William “Bill” […]