PROHIBITION: Imported Views

Long have Drys been annoyed by glib references to the Canadian liquor sale system as an ideal solution of the problem of Prohibition. Again and again was the House Judiciary Committee at its hearings on null of the 18th Amendment besought by Wet witnesses to observe the virtues of what Canada has done.

Last week before the same committee the Drys sought to demolish any impression its members might have retained that the Canadian system, is a success, by importing a Canadian witness, Ernest Charles Drury, onetime (1919-23) Premier of the Province...

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