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How did Americans acquire and conceal alcohol during prohibition?

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How did Prohibition affect and order in American society?

Led to nationwide increase in crime and lawlessness

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Why was prohibition difficult to enforce?

the number of american defying the was enormous

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How does the impact of prohibition of the 1920s continue to impact life in present day america?

regulated drinking age(21)

100

Fun facts

Americans drank less liquor than before prohibition

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How did Americans acquire and conceal alcohol during prohibition?

Hid them in boots, flasks, canes, shoe heels, water bottles, curved flasks that slid under a woman's silk garter

200

How did Prohibition affect and order in American society?

led to violence 

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Why was prohibition difficult to enforce?

60% of Chicago police force were profiting from the liquor trade

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How does the impact of prohibition of the 1920s continue to impact life in present day america?

people, underage mainly going against drinking law now, hiding of alcohol

200

Fun facts

Harder to find a drink than during prohibition

300

How did Americans acquire and conceal alcohol during prohibition?

made their own(moonshine)

300

How did Prohibition affect and order in American society?

increase in profits generated by illegal trade

300

Why was prohibition difficult to enforce?

government didn't have enough prohibition agents or money to purse every lawbreaker

300

How does the impact of prohibition of the 1920s continue to impact life in present day america?

drinking and driving

300

Fun facts

liquor is one of the highest taxed industries

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How did Americans acquire and conceal alcohol during prohibition?

smuggled from neighboring countries

400

How did Prohibition affect and order in American society?

high profit "rackets"

400

Why was prohibition difficult to enforce?

400

How does the impact of prohibition of the 1920s continue to impact life in present day america?

400

Fun facts

"medical prescriptions" recommended drinking 5 gallons of beer per month

500

How did Americans acquire and conceal alcohol during prohibition?

obtained doctors notes for "medical" prescription for alcohol

500

How did Prohibition affect and order in American society?

paid protection for speak-easies and other businesses

500

Why was prohibition difficult to enforce?

500

How does the impact of prohibition of the 1920s continue to impact life in present day america?

500

Fun facts

illegal alcohol trade brought in over 3.5 billion a year for bootleggers and their associates