Roaring 20's theme party more great ideas

Après Fête: Roaring Party: A Progressive Affair. ~~a genius way to make some decor without spending like, any money

speak easy cards found in Vinnie's pockets when his jacket was taken to be laundered. How simply thrilling

speak easy cards found in Vinnie's pockets when his jacket was taken to be laundered. The top card is really nice, colros and fonts. Looks like a combination of printed and stamped text.

Prohibition: KC ignored Prohibition during the 1920s, leading to an abundance of jazz clubs, brothels and gambling halls. This earned KC the moniker "The Paris of the Plains" after one journalist wrote "If you want to see some sin, forget Paris and head to Kansas City."

Bootlegging In America

New York City Deputy Police Commissioner John A. Leach, right, watching agents pour liquor into sewer,

If this isn't a reason to party June 30th, I don't know what is!

Photo of Liquor store just days before prohibition in 1919

An interesting look into prohibition, which was in effect in the United States from 1920-1933.

Prohibition was definitely not one of those shining points in American history. In fact, attempts to regulate alcohol consumption go way back to the early days in US (even during the Colonial period).This infographic spells out a history of attempts

What if we printed out old pictures like this one and put them in frames on the tables or as a decoration?  Mom also recently framed pics of relatives that I think we should use.

Prohibition: Women like this would come together because they were against alcohol and drinking. They would make up mottos like "Lips that touch liquor shall not touch ours", stating that they will have no interest in anybody who drinks.

Discovered by a hiker in Pennsylvania. I love this. Who built it? And when? It's like the curtain is pulled back to view a tiny glimpse of history and my imagination takes flight. Awesome!

Pillar-Discovered while hiking in the woods along Devil's Hole Creek, Monroe County, Pa. The ruins are of a hunting lodge built early in the last century, according to a hiking guidebook. Supposedly the lodge became a speakeasy during Prohibition.

h1933 – Prohibition of alcoholic beverages in the United States officially ended when the Twenty-first Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was ratified, repealing the Eighteenth Amendment.ttp:// Twenty-first Amendment to the Constitution, repealing the Eighteenth ...

The notorious ban on alcohol in North America sparked both outrage and a renowned speakeasy culture of underground bars and secret parties. Hence, the 1920 also became known as the Prohibition Era. Photo: protesters against the alcohol ban.