MEXICO: Death of Aunt Jane?

The dusty air of Tijuana echoed last week with the sharp sound of hammer blows. The bartenders of three of the biggest saloons in town—Vick's Place, the Midnight Follies, the Blue Fox—were nailing up the shutters. For Tijuana, which in Spanish means Aunt Jane, death seemed drawing near. One of the most colorful results of U. S. Prohibition was the growth of a chain of drinking and gambling resorts stretching all the 1,600 miles of the Mexican border. Of these, Ciudad Juarez opposite El Paso on the Rio Grande is probably the most...

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