[2012] Davis Rogers: Glog1

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[2012] Davis Rogers: Glog1

Roaring Twenties

Twenties Gangsters

Lost Generation

A term used to define a group of American writers who lived and rose to prominance in Europe. They moved to Europe in the 1920's.

Prohibition

The word prohibition refers to laws that ban the drinking of alcoholic beverages. The laws also forbid the selling a alchoholic beverages. The law took place during the 1920's.

Teapot Dome affair

The Tea Pot Dome Affair was when President Harding's secretary leased petroleum reserves at the Teapot Dome and two other locations to private oil companies at low rates during the 1920's.

Instalement plan

The installment plan is a method of buying on credit. when you buy something you pay part of it there, and then finish paying it later. During the 1920s people would use this to purchase new items of the decade.

The 1920's was when gangs were started. They mostly roamed in big cities such as New York City, and Chicago. One of the most famous, and powerful gangsters was Al Capone. During the 1920's he built a criminal empire in Chicago. Back then gangsters would smuggle alcohol to their privately owned bars at the time alcohol was illegal to have. In the year of 1929 Capone’s gunmen were blamed for the murder of seven members of the Bugs Moran gang this event was known of as the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre.

Jazz music

Jazz is a kind of music that has often been called the only art form to the Oristates. The history of jazz began in the late 1800's. Jazz was very popular during the 1920's.

Flappers

In the 1920's, a fashionable young woman intent on enjoying herself and flaunting conventional standards of behavior, was known as a flapper. They were most commonly in the 1920's.

New inventions of 1920's

There were many inventions in the 1920's.One of them was the assembly line.to be used during production. This invention was used during the 1920's.

St. Valentine's Day Massacre

The Valentine's Day Massacre took place in the year of 1929. Seven members of the Bugs Moran gang were killed. It was a major event's in the 1920's.


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