Telling the corpse he's dead / Dennis McCarthy.  family photo

Telling the corpse he's dead / Dennis McCarthy.

Telling the corpse he's dead / Dennis McCarthy. An old man wearing a top hat "Prohibition", reads a broadsheet "Supreme Court Decision" while standing before a tombstone covered with cobwebs; the Sup ... show more

Telling the corpse he's dead / Dennis McCarthy.
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An old man wearing a top hat "Prohibition", reads a broadsheet "Supreme Court Decision" while standing before a tombstone covered with cobwebs; the Supreme Court ruled against a New Jersey state law legalizing beer with a low percentage of alcohol.
  • Illus. in: Cartoons magazine, v. 18, no. 3 (1920 September), p. 188.
  • Miscellaneous Items in High Demand
  • Prohibition--1920.
  • Supreme Court decisions--1920.
  • Line photoengravings--1920.
  • Periodical illustrations--1920.

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