The Anti-Saloon League held its annual convention at Washington, celebrated the fourth anniversary of the 18th Amendment and its own 30th jubilee. The more prominent speakers, with brief excerpts from their addresses :

Bishop William F. McDowell (Methodist) : "The nations of the world cannot live together half drunk and half sober. If the rest of the world will not keep out of the United States, the rest of the world has got to be made sober by the United States."

Senator Fess of Ohio: "Right in the capital of the Republic itself,...

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