PROHIBITION: Ups and Downs

Prohibition suffered varying fortunes in several states.

¶ The Anti-Saloon League of Iowa offered to help dry up New York.

¶ In Pennsylvania the Legislature defeated an appropriation of $250,000 to enforce Governor Pinchot's dry law. Pennsylvania women's organizations offered to raise money to enforce the law.

¶ The Chicago City Council asked Congress to permit light wines and beers.

¶ The Illinois Senate killed a repealer of the State's prohibition law.

¶ A bill will be introduced in the Georgia Legislature when it assembles on June 27 to repeal the State's prohibition law.

¶ The...

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