"Noted Lawyer and Dry Senator Debate Liquor Law" Darrow, Clarence [1857-1938]. [6" x 10" Black-and-White Press Photograph of Darrow and Senator Smith W. Brookhart]. [New York: International New Photos, March 19, 1930]. Negligible edgewear and minor crinkling, stamps, pencil markings and tipped-in caption to verso. $150. * The caption reads: "Noted Lawyer and Dry Senator Debate Liquor Law. New York--Clarence Darrow, famous Chicago criminal lawyer (left), who urges a repeal of the liquor law, with Senator Smith W. Brookhart, the dry champion from Iowa, as they appeared during their debate on Prohibition at Mecca Temple. The senator declared that the dry law was here to stay while Mr. Darrow insisted a repeal of the Volstead Act would solve the present problem."
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