Tales of El Scorcho

Debbie Drake ruled 60s pop culture: a television show, albums, books, newspaper columns, even a fashion doll
Tens of thousands were planted, then forgotten...
By Mary Giorgio Established in 1901, the Hammond Distilling Co. in Hammond, Indiana, quickly earned a reputation as one of the largest producers of whiskey in the country. At its peak, the distillery produced 50,000 gallons of alcohol each day....
No miracle. Just a good machine.
McErlane's drunken red face glowed like a warning light...
The Indiana sailor that almost lost the Cold War...
When Florida welcomed 100 tons of filthy Chicagoland snow
Was the film Communist propaganda? Sigh. No, it wasn't.