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Sale of 3.2 beer signals coming end of Prohibition...
Item # 645569
April 9, 1933
THE NEW YORK TIMES, section 8 only, April 9, 1933
* Prohibition ends
* Beer returns
* Legal liquor
The front page of this section has a banner headline: "AS BEER FLOWS IN, THE REPEAL FIGHT GROWS" with subhead, related photo and map. (see) This was the Cullen-Harrison Act which allowed for the sale of 3.2% beer throughout the nation on April 7. The full end of Prohibition would come on Dec. 5 with the ratification of the 21st Amendment.
Complete section 8 only with all 12 pages, rag edition in nice condition. Great for display.
Category: The 20th Century