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Many Americans drank more during Prohibition.
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Boats would wait out at sea until nightfall to bring in illegal alcohol.
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New York Cordial Stores
Lou Alpern sold alcohol at his NYC cordial stores with the help of bribed policemen.
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Satan's Seat (NYC)
New York was Prohibition's biggest challenge.
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Discover the true story of America's "Great Experiment" in PROHIBITION.
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A Genuine American
The 1928 Presidental election was a bitter battle of dirty politics directed at Al Smith.
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George Remus The Circle
George Remus, a Chicago lawyer became king of the bootleggers.
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Mabel Walker Willebrandt
Ms. Willebrandt was the Asst. Attny Gen. in charge of Prohibition enforcement.
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The Gender Barrier is Broken
Sexual mores start to change for Women during Prohibition.
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Neither the states nor the federal government wanted to fund Prohibition.
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The Volstead Act
The Volstead Act was much stricter than anticipated.
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Lois Long, pen-name 'Lipstick,' wrote about speakeasies for the New Yorker.
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An early prohibitionist, he was the wealthy mayor of Portland, Maine.
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Adolphus Busch was the biggest brewer of his day.
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The Roots of Prohibition
The history of alcohol in America.
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Pauline Sabin was founder of the Women's Organization for National Prohibition Reform.
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Washington, D.C. Mass March
In 1913 Prohibitionists marched on Washington, D.C. to demand a Prohibition Amendment.
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January 16, 1920 the 18th Amendment came into effect.
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The problem of drink would have to be overcome through legislation.
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Frances Willard & Mary Hanchett Hunt
The history of Frances Willard and Mary Hanchett Hunt in the WCTU.
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Don Ward talks about hiding illegal alcohol in Arlington Cemetery.
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Clip: Episode 1 | Intro
Watch the first minutes of episode one 'A Nation of Drunkards.'
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Eliza Jane Thompson
Eliza Jane Thompson led a group of women in prayer while protesting in front of saloons.
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Extended Look | The Jazz Age
Ken Burns and Wynton Marsalis talk about putting together the score for Prohibition.
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