Slightly OT (was Whiskey in a Boxcar)
On Jun 13, 2019, at 05:10, Bill Welch <fgexbill@...> wrote:
These photos from that UK Archive have been discussed before and yes same car with "3" changed to "8."Hotaling’s bonded whisky warehouse, purported to be the largest in the west, survived efforts to create a firebreak in the aftermath of the 1906 seism and holocaust which destroyed a goodly part of San Francisco. One story has Hotaling promising firefighters a lifetime’s free supply of whisky if they’d save his building.