And why does he have a monument in Syracuse?
On the North Side of Syracuse, near East Laurel Street, stands the city’s only equestrian monument. Gen. Gustavus Sniper and his steed, “Bill,” have gazed serenely but nobly down Salina Street since 1905.
Eighty-two years ago, cops were chasing bootleggers in the Salt City
As an increasing number of states ease up on the once illegal use of marijuana, it is apropos to note that it was 80 years ago this month that the great experiment to make alcohol illegal, Prohibition, was finally declared a failure.