PROHIBITION: Saloon for Sale

Last week Prosecuting Attorney Edward O. West of Bergen County, N. J. put down his Bergen County Record and blinked his eyes. He had just finished reading:

FOR SALE—Saloon with property; old people want to retire; doing a $40,000-a-year business; never any liquor difficulties; catering to a select trade; a live wire can clear at least $20,000 yearly. This is one of the outstanding opportunities of a lifetime. BERGEN BUSINESS BROKERS, 221 River St., Hackensack.

One Louis Cannel of Bergen Business Brokers blandly told the saloon's address —No....

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!