By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Minhas to shoot short film on Blumer kidnapping
37170a.jpg
The 1931 kidnapping of brewer Fred Blumer will be the subject of a short docudrama to be filmed on the streets of Monroe and played at the end of the Minhas Craft Brewery tours and special events. (Times file photo: Anthony Wahl)
MONROE - Fred Blumer, the maker of Blumer's Golden Glow Near Beer during the national prohibition of alcohol, was kidnapped in 1931. His story is about to become the subject of a short docudrama, which will be filmed on the streets of Monroe in early September. The film, about 10-15 minutes long, will be played at the end of the Minhas Craft Brewery tours and at special events.