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"Boys should abstain from all use of wine until their eighteenth year, for it is wrong to add fire to fire."
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"We soon learned that compulsion will not make people sober; it must be brought about by the example of the best people. The prohibition law made more drunkards than if there had been an open bar and free drinks on every corner street."
                                                                    Samuel Benfield Steele
















































Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1984-4-940 Dominion W.C.T.U.




Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1984-4-932 Dominion W.C.T.U.
























Rare Books and Special Collections, UBC























































"Four and twenty Yankees, feeling very dry,
Went across the border to get a drink of rye.
When the rye was opened, the Yanks began to sing,
'God bless America, but God save the King!"

                                             Duke of Windsor, 1919




































































 








Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1983-33-1123 Citizen's Liberty League




Acc. No. 1983-29-113




















































Ontario Archives 1930?