Early Warning Alarm!
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Smoky Mountain Moonshiners used to rely on Donkeys as an early warning alarm. They would alert when a Revenue man was sneaking up on their moonshine stills. The Donkeys big, tall ears were like super sensitive radar, able to pick out the sounds of quiet footsteps in the wooded hills. Most often, they’d bay loudly long before John Law could come near, giving the Moonshiners Continue reading Early Warning Alarms!