Whiskey Still Raided, Blaney Man Charged

A 49-year-old Blaney man was arrested Saturday after Richland County Sheriff’s Deputies raided and destroyed a still near Pontiac.

Charged with manufacturing and possessing illegal whiskey following the 1 p.m. raid was Mansel Clifton Coleman.

Destroyed was a 100-gallon capacity still, six 50-gallon fermenters, a 50-gallon flake stand, copper condenser and cap, 18 gallons of whiskey and 300 gallons of mash, deputies reported.

September 3, 1962  State (published as The State)  
Columbia, South Carolina
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