German Catholic farmers, struggling during the Great Depression, turned to making illegal booze.  Article based in part on John J. Jenkins’s undergraduate thesis at Marian University in Fond du Lac

http://m.host.madison.com/news/state-and-regional/wisconsin-s-holyland-was-moonshine-hotbed-during-prohibition/article_35061538-5a4e-59c6-8faf-caa57a610c2e.html

Thank you to Jon Lauck for the tip.

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