The notorious ban on alcohol in North America sparked both outrage and a renowned speakeasy culture of underground bars and secret parties. Hence, the 1920 also became known as the Prohibition Era. Photo: protesters against the alcohol ban.
The 1902 stage musical version of Frank L. Baum’s The Wizard of Oz debuted in Chicago and then moved on to Broadway. Featured here are Fred Stone as the Scarecrow and David C. Montgomery as the Tin Man.