Dance Halls - Licensing Issues Republican-Northwester 18 SEP 1925

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Dance Halls - Licensing Issues Republican-Northwester 18 SEP 1925 - Country Dancing Places under fire in-Many...
Country Dancing Places under fire in-Many in-Many in-Many Places 1 The question of licensing dance halls on country roads and "state highways as put up to boards of supervisors supervisors by the Bohrer Taw seems to bd a hard nut to' crack for the county solons in some counties. The Sunday night dance seems to . 'be banned . everywhere, . and In' some counties- counties- the- the- boards have voted not to Issue any licenses to road houses or dance halls along the' highways. . The McHenry county . board' After discussing the question of granting licenses passed' the matter up' temporarily., temporarily., There are said' to b five or six- six- placfes in the counfy coming under the law, two near Marertgo, two at MxHenrytand' one at Crystal Lake. , " - - -. -. The Dixon- Dixon- board banndd the Sun day night. dance and are "wrassllng" over the question1 of Issuing any li censes' In, Lee county. The Knox county board at Galesburg voted- voted- not to issue any licenses,, as did" the Jackson! Count? board at- at- Murpiiys-boro. Murpiiys-boro. Murpiiys-boro. . -1 -1 , Winnebago' County hatf adopted" a policy of refusing to license any place charged with' being disorderly but has granted some licenses', In Ogle counfy - five' applications were filed with the- the- board1 and' four of them fufned down on' the grotini that they are public nuisances. The only one granted was - one' to-- to-- to-- the Modern Woodmen at Monroe Center", who have' a hall in the village" which they run; as a dance hall: The Knox county board at Gales burg turned down- down- all applications At Aurora ar resolution td be pre toJiie board will orondse the I licensing of road houses at ? 1,000 "Jb "NfctL .... 4ttm- 4ttm- MronMn tihfnW A-'V. A-'V. A-'V. them- them- u; Ther 3ra distinction un der the lav-tfetween lav-tfetween lav-tfetween a dance hall and a road house. An opinion from the attorney general's office is that resorts where the. law could be eas ily violated are classed as road houses. :,:eatbe intention bMng t6'hut

Clipped from Republican-Northwestern18 Sep 1925, FriPage 3

Republican-Northwestern (Belvidere, Illinois)18 Sep 1925, FriPage 3
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