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EVANSTON, ILL.--For 97 years since its creation, the Women's Christian Temperance Union has had one ultimate goal, and it is still that today--prohibition.

"Prohibition has got to come back," says Mrs. Ruth Tooze, president of the WCTU. "Prohibition gave this nation the best years of our life. Home purchases went up, bank accounts increased, life-insurance contracts increased, people had a chance to graduate from high school and go on to college because there was no alcoholism disturbing home life."

Mrs. Tooze says the WCTU approach of today is threefold--"organization,... Login to read more
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