Chicago, IL Moonshine Explosion, Apr 1921

MOONSHINE STILL EXPLODES, WRECKS TWO STRUCTURES.

By United Press

CHICAGO, April 13.---Explosion of a moonshine still wrecked a two-story building here today and broke many windows in the vicinity.

Daniel Samuels, saloon keeper, was in his basement when the still exploded. Firemen rescued his from the debris and he was rushed to a hospital.

His wife and two daughters were thrown out of bed by the violent blast.

Port Arthur Daily News, Port Arthur, TX 14 Apr 1921