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Author Event: Leo Warring – The Foggy Bottom Gang

June 12 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Free

Join us as we host local author Leo Warring to discuss his book, “The Foggy Bottom Gang”.

Before Prohibition, Leo, Emmitt, and Charles ‘Rags’ Warring (the author’s father) worked as laborers in their father’s barrel shop. When the (illegal) booze started flowing, all three quickly got caught up in the wild and sometimes violent underworld of Washington, D.C. Their exploits–including a lucrative numbers racket, gangland shootings, and high-profile courtroom trials–created sensational headlines and thrust them into an unwanted spotlight which took a toll on their personal lives.

Details

Date:
June 12
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.winchesterbookgallery.com/event/author-event-leo-warring-foggy-bottom-gang

Organizer

The Winchester Book Gallery
Phone:
540.667.3444
Email:
info@winchesterbookgallery.com
Website:
www.winchesterbookgallery.com

Venue

The Winchester Book Gallery
7 North Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601 United States
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Phone:
540.667.3444