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minor offender compared to some of Oakland’s other Orthodox “wine rabbis,” who, unlike Paper, sold mostly to non- Jews.* One rabbi, who made deliveries from a horse- drawn “laundry wagon,” included among his c o s m o p o l i t a n s224 * In Oakland, as in other cities, “Orthodox bootlegging” was considered scandalous by Reform leaders. Temple Sinai’s Rabbi Rudolph Coffee used grape juice rather than wine to avoid even the suggestion of impropriety. customers a few influential Irish politicians,123 which kept the police far from his door. The repeal of Prohibition