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Prohibition coming to an end...

Item # 661311

March 23, 1938

CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 23, 1938  The banner headline announces the end of Prohibition with the banner headline: "BEER BACK AFTER 13 YEARS" and a column head: "President Signs Bill Permitting Sale On April 7" "Would Free Many Dry Law Victims".
Additionally the back page banner headline includes: "President Roosevelt Signs Bill Legalizing Beer..." with a photo of that happening. Also a photo of Babe Ruth noting he agreed to a salary reduction of $23,000.
Complete in 28 pages, 4 binding holes at the blank spine. This is the "rag edition" printed on high quality newsprint meant for institution holdings. Great condition.

Item from Catalog 286 (released for September, 2019)...

Category: The 20th Century

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