Coast Guardsmen put out fire set to a rum-running boat by its crew, 1933
Photograph of Coast Guardsmen putting out fire set to a rum-running boat by its crew. "After flames had destroyed nearly 3000 cases of liquor, Coast Guardsmen put out fire set to rum-running boat by crew and saved 36 cases. Machine gun and rifle fire by Government officers at sea forced rum runners to beach their 36-foot speed bat at Laguna"-- Examiner clipping attached to verso, dated "November 4, 1933". "Received. Examiner reference library. November 7, 1933" -- stamped on verso.
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