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Vol'stead Act"




an act of Congress, introduced in 1919 by Andrew J. Volstead to implement the Eighteenth Amendment of the Constitution, which forbade the sale of alcoholic beverages.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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