Dry New Years, Chicago 1930

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Dry New Years, Chicago 1930 - TO Agri; Huron program of Chicago Makes Whoopee...
TO Agri; Huron program of Chicago Makes Whoopee Until Sun Comes CHICAGO, -Jan. 1.--{ff)-- Chicago salaamed to 1930 unwonted with a flourish . and ·unprecedented whoopee. Plenty, of noise, plenty o£ people, plenty of traffic remained : as a sun cast Ita first inquiring glance from tha east today. The weather tad much to do with it. tor it many years since Chicago lias celebrated celebrated such an occasion under as perfect ·weather conditions. The night was mild and there was neither vain nor snow. Not a single arrest for liquor violation was made by the 100 agents who were scattered' through the cabarets and night life centers, Police, however, marlo numerous arrests arrests for drunkenness and-disorderly condxict. and there were several s the shootings. George 1C. Hurlburt. assistant pro- jhibition administrator here, telegraph. j-ed Prohibition -Administrator E. Yellowley at "Washington: "Chicago having driest New Year's eve in history. Everything g-oius fine. No trouble."

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  1. The Daily Plainsman,
  2. 01 Jan 1930, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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