WCTU still active in 1939

20may19 wctu lary los angeles

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“Six years after Prohibition ended in 1933, the Women’s Christian Temperance Union were still holding firm to their ideal that, as it says on their billboard, “Prohibition: the Best Method Against Liquor Traffic” that stood atop their building at Broadway and Temple St in downtown L.A.”

Image and excerpt from Martin Turnbull’s facebook post: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1885179295043314/permalink/2748790242015544/ . His fiction books are set in old Hollywood and are well worth reading. One title, Citizen Hollywood, of the series takes place in 1939.

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