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Ratification of the Prohibition amendment...
Item # 643039
January 16, 1919
THE GLOBE, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, January 16, 1919
* Prohibition (beer, liquor)
* 18th Amendment ratified
* 3/4 of the states needed is met
The top of the front page has a two column heading: "PROHIBITION WILL NOW BECOME PART OF BASIC LAW OF COUNTRY" with subheads. (see) The same day Nebraska would ratify as well, formally ratifying the 18th amendment to the Constitution & causing Prohibition to take effect the next year.
Complete in 20 pages, light toning, a little margin wear, should be handled with care.
Category: The 20th Century