National Prohibition Party formed in Chicago to urge temperance

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Historical Context Note

In Chicago, the National Prohibition Party is formed, led by John Russell, to agitate in opposition to the sale and consumption of alcohol.
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Editors. "National Prohibition Party formed in Chicago to urge temperance". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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