Rum Running part - 3

1930's Rum Running

3. One old fellow bought animal hides, metal and bottles. He would take the hair off the hides and the ropes, putting the hair in a bag to sell later, because he was very stingy.

4. One old guy told me how his father discovered someone stealing some of their wood, so he told his son, "I'll fix him." The next day he went to the store and bought six dynamite caps and inserted them into six pieces of wood. One fellow asked him what he wanted to do with the caps, he said, "You'll find out in a couple of days." A short time later these pieces of wood were put in the stove. They blew through the top of the stove, through the first and second floors, then through the roof of the house.

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