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  • The Dazzling Nightspots of Post-Prohibition America

    The Dazzling Nightspots of Post-Prohibition America

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    This year marks the one hundredth anniversary of America’s journey into the dark, dry years of Prohibition. The Eighteenth Amendment, ratified on January 16th, 1919, forbid the production, sale and transport of “intoxicating liquors,” but was ineffective in curtailing the consumption of alcohol, beer, and wine in the United States. President Woodrow Wilson vetoed the…

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Past Article

Edith Romaine

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From Minnesota to Hogwarts. Over forty years ago the author toured six old English castles that she found on postcards published more than 70 years before. What a trip!

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