Prohibition

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#1 True or False: It wasn’t illegal to drink alcohol during Prohibition.

The 18th Amendment only forbade the “manufacture, sale and transportation of intoxicating liquors”—not their consumption.

#2 What were the supporters of Prohibition called?

#3 This American Lawyer and Bootlegger, found a loophole in the Volstead Act which allowed him to buy distilleries and pharmacies to produce and sell bonded liquor for medicinal purposes, under government licenses.

#4 Who said? “When I sell liquor, it’s bootlegging. When my patrons serve it on a silver tray on Lakeshore Drive, it’s hospitality.”

#5 What was the Prohibition term for a line of ships loaded with liquor anchored beyond the maritime limit of the United States?

#6 This Irish-American mobster who was the main rival of Johnny Torrio and Al Capone during the brutal Chicago bootlegging wars of the 1920s.

#7 Charles “Lucky” Luciano, Meyer Lansky, Bugsy Siegel, Louis “Lepke” Buchalter, Jacob “Gurrah” Shapiro and Abner “Longy” Zwillman were known as the?

#8 Name the Amendment that banned the manufacture, sale, and transportation of alcoholic beverages in the U.S.?

#9 Name one of the groups who supported Prohibition

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