PROHIBITION: Toil and Trouble

The prohibition pot boiled bitterly, not merrily—in Washington last week. Most of the turbulence was on the surface, yet perhaps it displayed a little of what was going on underneath, for prohibition is expected to play a major part in the elections of at least three large states next fall, Illinois, New York and Pennsylvania—in Illinois because Mr. Brennan, the wet Democratic boss, has announced his candidacy for the Senate against the dry Republicans; in New York because the drys are expected to put up a candidate...

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