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Kansas City Times, August 7, 1919. “One half of one percent” was the allowed alcohol content of “near-beer” under Prohibition. Mince at 14.12 % would definitely be more efficient.

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  1. What’s with the catchphrase “Here’s how!”?

    • It’s akin to the better-known “And how!” A youngster in short pants would have said “Skin-naaaay!”


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