Arts Daily / Lecture & Book Signing – Michael Lewis: The Coming of Southern Prohibition

Lecture & Book Signing – Michael Lewis: The Coming of Southern Prohibition

The Horry County Museum in Conway and the AVX Foundation present author Michael Lewis July 22 at 1 p.m. Lewis will discuss his book, The Coming of Southern Prohibition: The Dispensary System and the Battle over Liquor in South Carolina. Examining the rise and fall of the state-run liquor dispensary system from 1892 until statewide prohibition in 1915, the book focuses on the Aiken County dispensary located at the foot of the bridge that connects Augusta, Georgia to North Augusta, South Carolina. Free.