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Latah County Oral History Collection

Remembering Latah County and Idaho Life at the turn of the 20th century


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George (Hap) MOODY(b. 1885)

Residence:MoscowOccupation(s): County deputy and sheriff (1922-55); famous university football booster
Family Origin:Came from Vermont (1914)


Interview #1, 2/28/1974 (transcript only)

Topics:With Bertha Moody (wife) Impersonating lawbreakers. Track downs and arrests. Prohibition drinking and moonshining. Policing strikes; resisting bribes. Cooperation among lawmen. Prisoners and county jail. University football. 2-28-74 2 hr 36p
Duration:2hr 36pInterviewer:Sam Schrager
Keywords:football police officers law enforcement moonshine strikes jaii University of Idaho