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Photo of Liquor store just days before prohibition in 1919

If this isn't a reason to party June 30th, I don't know what is!

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The Prohibition was started in 1920, and lasted until 1933. Because of the many bootleggers became popular. Also so did "speak easies" or hidden bars. Because of the Prohibition the mob started in America which consisted of smuggling alcohol. It slowly died away when it was started.

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from DrinkedIn

Prohibition by the Numbers

Prohibition was definitely not one of those shining points in American history. In fact, attempts to regulate alcohol consumption go way back to the early days in US (even during the Colonial period). This infographic spells out a history of attempts

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from Gentlemint

BEER!

Protesters march during prohibition, Chicago 1920s

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A woman hiding illegal bottles of beer under her skirt in special underwear pockets during the American Prohibition (1920-33) (coloured photo)

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from HubPages

Bootlegging In America

Prohibition: KC ignored Prohibition during the 1920s, leading to an abundance of jazz clubs, brothels and gambling halls. This earned KC the moniker "The Paris of the Plains" after one journalist wrote "If you want to see some sin, forget Paris and head to Kansas City."

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from BuzzFeed

The A-Z's Of 1920s Slang

J is for Juice Joint | The A-Z's Of 1920s Slang

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Police emptying kegs: Authorities empty barrels of beer into the sewers during prohibition.

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