Andrew Joseph, 1860–1946, U.S. legislator.
The result of Volstead can be summed up with one infamous name: Al Capone.
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“There’s nothing in the Volstead Act that says a person cannot drink,” he said.
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This is the wisdom which moves them to secret laughter when they find their brothers in the throes of Volstead and Krafts.
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After all, there is no reason why the old-established houses should not go on doing a good business on a Volstead basis.
Plum Pudding Christopher Morley
And now with this Volstead act being pushed so hard it’s kind of inconvenient gettin’ a crowd of men into the right frame of mind.
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That is, he was in the good old days when Mr. Volstead was only a name towards the end of roll call.
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Even before the Volstead act liquor was spiritually a prescription rather than a beverage.
Seeing Things at Night Heywood Broun
But in spite of Mr. Volstead there was a bit of “golden water” to be had, and it saved the day.
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This was long before anybody had ever heard of the now illustrious Mr. Volstead.
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You may remember that King Cole called for his bowl just as if there were no such thing as a Volstead amendment.
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in reference to Prohibition legislation in U.S., 1920, from U.S. Rep. Andrew J. Volstead (1860-1947), Republican of Minnesota, who introduced the bill in 1919 that prohibited the manufacture, transportation, and sale of beverages containing more than 0.5 percent alcohol.
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