Prohibition

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What was the official name of the act?
Volstead Act
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When did it come into effect?
January 1920
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How much did alcohol consumption fall by during prohibition?
30%
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What happened to beer consumption between 1915 and 1930?
It went from 30 to 14 gallons a year.
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Where was there particular approval of prohibition?
Rural areas and the mid-West
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How many people did Isadore Einstein and Moe Smith arrest?
4,392
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