Chance's Restaurant, 1935, later the site of the Blue Gentian. Adirondack Daily Enterprise, October 20, 2001 During Prohibition, Saranac Lake had "at least a dozen speakeasies, which operated more or less within the knowledge of the police" 1Adirondack Daily Enterprise, July 22, 1955

See also 1937 Saranac Lake Veterans of Foreign Wars Encampment Program

Where to Eat, 1948. From a program of the Rebekah Lodge for the 1948 Rebekah Assembly.


1. Mooney, Elizabeth, In the shadow of the White Plague : a memoir, New York : Crowell, 1979, p.90