PROHIBITION &. THE EIGHTEENTH AMENDMENT 18 TH Amendment. What was Prohibition ?. Prohibition: Banning Of Alcohol 18th Amendment: Prohibit Consumption/ Manufacture /Sale /Transportation of Alcohol Volstead Act: Enforced 18 th Amendment. Why Was Prohibition Introduced ?.
THE EIGHTEENTH AMENDMENT
Prior to 18th Amd. 75% of Americans lived in Dry Counties/Areas
2. Groups: Pushed Gov. to Ban Alcohol Temperance Reformers
3. WW I: Unpatriotic to Drink / Save Wheat
Not To Ban Alcohol
What would You Have been?
Wet Or Dry?
For or Against Banning Alcohol?
Is this Cartoon For or Against The Banning of Alcohol ? Why?
What is the message of this cartoon?
3. Organised Crime
4. Political Corruption
Worth A $100
by the time he
AL-CAPONE V BUGGS MORAN
Delivery: Warehouse 2122 N. Clark St.
7 Moran Men Waited
Al Capone’s men arrived dressed as police
Moran’s men all killed