Category Archives: Great Depression

Frank & Eddie Thomas: Pennyland – Echoes of the Great Depression

Award-winning filmmakers & musicians Frank and Eddie Thomas (above)  invite you to a “private screening” of their latest work: Pennyland: Echoes of the Great Depression (To view “Pennyland,” the movie, click on the link above, then, please, before or after,  … Continue reading

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Prohibition and the Great Depression

Great Depression & Prohibition Burt and I were talking about the repeal of Prohibition, the 18th Amendment, in 1933, a year when the Great Depression was roaring. On the Coastside, the end of Prohibition instantly put a lot of rumrunners … Continue reading

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