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Bob Ferguson

AGO 1962 NO. 112 > Apr 12 1962

An incorporated nonprofit club must be licensed or the consumption of liquor authorized by banquet permit in order for persons to consume liquor on club premises.

AGO 1950 NO. 391 > Nov 22 1950

A bona fide private club need not be licensed in order for its members to consume their own liquor on the premises, and whether a club is operating illegally is a question of fact.