Home > Prohibition coming to an end ?....
Click image to enlarge 657201
Show image list »
Image075_tn
Image076_tn
Image077_tn
Image078_tn
Image079_tn
Image080_tn

Prohibition coming to an end ?....



Item # 657201

October 26, 1932

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Oct. 26, 1932

* Prohibition coming to an end ?
* Illegal beer & liquor to return
* Gangster days are numbered


The front page has a great banner headline that announces: "ROOSEVELT FOR LEGAL BEER" with subheads. (see) Not a historical event here but a very nice issue for display regarding the upcoming end in prohibition. When it comes to nefarious activities born out of the Prohibition and Great Depression eras, no city is more in the forefront of our minds than Chicago - and what better newspaper can be found than the Chicago Tribune, self-proclaimed to be "The World's Greatest Newspaper" - attributed in part to its dramatic, banner headlines! Whether hanging on your wall or part of an ongoing collection, these events are sure to capture the flavor of this infamous period in American history.
Complete 1st section only with all 18 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on very high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition as such, a few small binding holes at the blank spine.

Category: The 20th Century

No Longer Available