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A woman hiding illegal bottles of beer under her skirt in special underwear pockets during the American Prohibition (1920-33) (coloured photo)

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We Wanted Beer

The first truckload of beer to leave New York after the repeal of Prohibition exits the Jacob Ruppert Brewery. Photograph via Corbis.

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Historic Boston photos: 82 years since end of Prohibition

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Prohibition by the Numbers

Prohibition was definitely not one of those shining points in American history. In fact, attempts to regulate alcohol consumption go way back to the early days in US (even during the Colonial period). This infographic spells out a history of attempts (and failures) of alcohol legistlation, protests, repeals and so on... (read more...)

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Dont be afraid of Detroit. In Detroit History… 1933, Michigan was the first state to vote to repeal of Prohibition

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Historic Boston photos: 82 years since end of Prohibition

Historic Boston photos: 81 years since end of Prohibition | Local ...

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How The Frozen Detroit River Was Used In 1917 May Shock You

1) And here they are again riding inside a car decorated with crepe paper and the message "We Want Beer - Hamtramck" through Detroit in support of the repeal of Prohibition during the "Beer Parade."

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