Prohibition

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1. Name the two prohibition-enforcing Treasury Agents who became famous for success in closing down illegal speakeasies

  • John Shelby & Lee Tunnel
  • Rob Wooten & Jason Rodgers
  • Izzy Einstein & Moe Smith
  • Jim Henderson & Brooks Hall
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2. What did the Volstead Act of 1920 entail?

  • Any beverage containing 0.5% alcohol was deemed 'intoxicating liquour'
  • Illegalised speakeasies
  • Stricter Laws on Immigration
  • Introduced Prohibition

3. When was prohibition abandoned?

  • June 1933
  • March 1933
  • December 1934
  • March 1932

4. Which popular US brewers of German origin swayed some to oppose alcohol for fear of supporting the enemy?

  • Lieber, Pabst & Reppert
  • Honigstein, Heimer & Shitchz
  • Abetz, Blacher & Edelstein
  • Eugster, Dahlke & Grossman

5. Which commission in 1930 reported its findings of links between crime and prohibition?

  • Wickersham Commission
  • Havistock Commision
  • Dillingham Commission
  • Marlock Commission

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The Volstead Act was passed in 1919, not 1920

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