An Ardent Prohibitionist

by Gaz Regan · Monday, February 24th, 2014 · Quotes

An Ardent Prohibitionist

“Once I landed at Shannon with a prominent Bostonian and initiated him into Gaelic coffee.  Later he told me he was an ardent Prohibitionist. I wasdelaplane afraid to confess the foundation of Irish whiskey. But he said it was the best coffee he ever had.”  Stanton Delapane’s Postcard from Shannon, San Francisco Chronicle, July 8, 1954.

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