National Prohibition Party formed in Chicago to urge temperance (23 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

In Chicago, the National Prohibition Party is formed, led by John Russell, to agitate in opposition to the sale and consumption of alcohol.

Citation:
Editors. "National Prohibition Party formed in Chicago to urge temperance". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=18559, accessed 10 December 2016.]