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prohibition 2
Updated: 7/15/2020
prohibition 2
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  • Since people couldn't buy alcohol, some turned to making their own.
  • Unfortunately, many did not know how to properly create alcohol, and fell ill.
  • I'm not sure. I hope so, dear.
  • Oh Charlie, are you sure this is going to work?
  • Millions of dollars were generated by the sale of illegal alcohol. The underground trade system was thriving
  • The shipment will arrive by dawn, I'm expecting the payment in full.
  • Will do, boss.
  • Also, the government wasn't receiving taxes from alcohol, negatively affecting them.
  • Thousands of jobs were lost due to the closing of breweries, saloons, and distilleries.
  • What shall we do? How will we save ourselves?
  • We must put an end to prohibition. The cost is far to great.
  • Prohibition came to an end on December 5, 1921.
  • Finally!!
  • Let me treat you for a drink, my treat!
  • Prohibition was replaced with government controlled liquor sales instead.
  • At least we're allowed to have it!
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