|Statement||Compiled and edited by Boyd P. Doty, assistant director, Department of Education, Publicity and Research of the Anti-saloon League of America ...|
|Contributions||Anti-saloon League of America.|
|LC Classifications||HV5089 .D65 1929|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||127|
|LC Control Number||31010014|
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