Item Info

Item No: pixc00305a
Title: "Going, Going, --"
Additional Title: "Going, Going, --"
Media Type: Cartoons (Commentary)
Source: Print and Picture Collection

"On December 5, 1933, the 21st Amendment was ratified, as announced in this proclamation from President Franklin D. Roosevelt. The 21st Amendment repealed the 18th Amendment of January 16, 1919, ending the increasingly unpopular nationwide prohibition of alcohol."

  • "Document for December 5th: Presidential Proclamation 2065 of December 5, 1933, in Which President Franklin D. Roosevelt Announces the Repeal of Prohibition." Today’s Document from the National Archives. National Archives and Records Administration. Web. 6 Nov 2015.


Created for Evening Public Ledger, date unknown.

Creator Name: Sykes, Charles Henry, 1882-1942 - Artist