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The National Prohibition Act, known informally as the Volstead Act, was enacted to carry out the intent of the 18th Amendment (ratified January 1919), which established prohibition in the United State

"I work for my Liquor!"

Apparently, the Lawrence County News editor was asked where he got his ideas for his editorials, one of which must have made some folks fighting mad.   He wrote in the Thu, May 16, 1940 ·Page 1 editio

Stamping out Tuberculosis

Tuberculosis was the leading cause of death in the early 20th century. Doctors were treating this dreaded disease at special hospitals called sanitariums. The sale of Christmas seals (stamps) began in

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