Eighty-Proof: Bootlegging and Murder, Love and Loyalty in Old New Mexico by Rita Hill
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1986 self-published, saddle-stapled soft cover booklet printed by Pyramid Printing 90 pages. Shakespeare, the old town where much of the action in this book is set, is located 2 1/2 miles south of Lordsburg, New Mexico. It is a well-known historical site and most of the buildings mentioned in this book were still standing at the time of publication. The story line is set in the early 1900s and is a short novel about prohibition. New Mexico History; Ghost Towns of New Mexico; Shakespeare, New Mexico; Prohibition; Historical Fiction.