I. In the 1920’s Americans living in cities and the countryside will become “closer” due to the “C_______________ _______________” = telephone, mass media (_______, ________________, newspapers), and the ________________ -- D_______________ of cultural v________ _______________ will result
They “_________” because they will be more _________ of their different values and attitudes:
(do not include all these in your essay)
Rural Values/AttitudesUrban Values/Attitudes
What were the Major Issues about ?
P______________: The _____th Amendment is ratified in 19____ which is enforced by the V_____ Act of 19___ = makes ______________, _______ and ____________ of alcohol illegal in the USA
Causes: 1. _____________ groups thought drinking was sinful.
Progressive reformers believed ____________ should protect public _______ (interest)
Reformers believed that alcohol caused child & wife ___________
4. Public support for Prohibition ? ________________________________________________________
S___________ vs. R_____________ (______________ = the ________ interpretation of the Bible). The Scopes __________ Trial of 19___ was the most publicized ________ of the clash between _______ & _______. The ________ Act (Tennessee state law) prohibited the teaching of ____________ in public schools in that state; this law was challenged by John Scopes (_________). The trial was broadcast “live” on the ______, nationwide. The defending attorney was Clarence __________, probably the most famous American lawyer in history and the lead prosecuting attorney was William Jennings ________, a famous Progressive politician.