U.S. vs. Tony Casciola, Ellis Titus Buice, Angelo Distassio and Gaston Van Ross: Indictment


Indictment in Criminal Case No. 9518: United States vs. Tony Casciola, Ellis Titus Buice, Angelo Distassio, and Gaston Van Ross, defendants. The defendants were charged with National Prohibition Act violations in multiple counts: in Count I, possession and unregistered 100-gallon whiskey still; in Count II, operating an unbonded distillery; in Count III, operating a distillery "with the intent to defraud the United States of America of the tax on the spirits"; in Count IV, operating a distillery "in a dwelling house" located at 1324 Lydia Avenue; in Count V, possessing ten gallons of whiskey; and in Count VI, maintaining a common nuisance at the aforementioned address.

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Kansas City, MO
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NARA ID 573453, Criminal Case Files, 1879 - 1987
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