The Mob Bar – He Who Pays Well is Well Served

It was a dark and stormy night, when she walked into the bar.  It was small swanky and filled the usual characters that are associated with a joint like that. She looked around until she saw him. He smiled a smile that can only mean one thing, trouble. Ok , so it wasn’t raining orContinue reading “The Mob Bar – He Who Pays Well is Well Served”

The History of a Speakeasy

Of course this will lead to our next location, The Mob Bar. A Speakeasy was an illicit liquor store or nightclub that operated during the Prohibition.  There’s been reports of  and estimated 100,000 locations in New York city by 1925.  According to the author of the Wikipedia entry; “The term ‘speakeasy’ might have originated in Pennsylvania inContinue reading “The History of a Speakeasy”