Do We Still Have "Stills"?

TitleDo We Still Have "Stills"?
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsBest, Betty Boone
MagazineSmoky Mountain Historical Society Journal and Newsletter
Issue Number2
Date Publishedsummer
SubjectsBlount County, Moonshine, Personal narratives

Surveys the history of stills in Blount County from the mid-nineteenth century when they were legal and compared to other local businesses, through the years when moonshine was illegal and stills were hidden. Closes by mentioning meth labs. Includes a photograph of three constables and a still in the 1960s.


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