TITLE

WILLIAM "PUSSYFOOT" JOHNSON

AUTHOR(S)
Bush, Charles
PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
History Magazine;Dec2012/Jan2013, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
The article presents a brief biography of investigative journalist and Temperance Movement leader William Eugene "Pussyfoot" Johnson. The article discusses his publication of articles in Nebraska's "Lincoln Daily News" regarding the Prohibition, chronicles his tenure as a U.S. government agent leading raids on saloons in Oklahoma and Indian Territory during the era, and explores his work with the Anti-Saloon League of America (ASLA).
ACCESSION #
83768298

 

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