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Prohibition Era: Prohibition Era Terms

Prohibition Terms

Speakeasy

Blind Tiger

Rum Row

Moonshine

Distillery

Teetotaller

Skid road

Cullen-Harrison Act

Flapper

Bootleg

St. Valentine’s Day Massacre

Tommy gun

Alky cooking

18th Amendment

The “Noble Experiment”

Washingtonian’s Society for Reformed Drunkards (Washingtonian Movement; Washingtonian Temperance Society)

“Dry” and “Wet”

What are they?

What to do?

Return to the chart that you copied from the "Prohibition Era People" - look through these sites to the left and note some information/facts about at least six of the Prohibition terms. 

 

Prohibition Disposal. January 16, 1920. Photograph. Accessed April 2, 2019.
     https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:5_Prohibition_Disposal(9).jpg.