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Prohibition in Indiana and Its Repeal: The Real Story

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The story of Prohibition in Indiana is fascinating. I. Prohibition: Bright Beginning National Prohibition began in 1920. Many Hoosiers thought it would lower crime, improve health, and decrease accidents. That it would lead to prosperity, protect young people, and raise public morals. Celebrations were held across the state and famous evangelist Billy Sunday visited. He …

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