TITLE

Sociology

AUTHOR(S)
BLAKELY, PAUL L.
PUB. DATE
April 1925
SOURCE
America;4/18/1925, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the blight of prohibition in the U.S. It recalls that there was a decrease in alcohol abuse 10 years prior to the 18th Amendment which involved the Volstead Act. It notes that the drinking problem was solving itself as the community has imposed on itself to end the evils associated with alcohol drinking. It mentions that the Amendment resulted to graft and hypocrisy among enforcement officials, increase of alcoholism among boys and girls as well as a general disrespect for the law.
ACCESSION #
34734083

 

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