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    Lot of Ten Treasury Department/Internal Revenue Prescription Forms for Medicinal Liquor Issued Under Authority Of The National Prohibition Act. 6.75" x 4.5". Partially printed and completed by hand. These forms were used to prescribe liquor at a time when alcohol was banned by the passage of the Volstead Act, passed in 1919. These "prescriptions" were frequently just a way of skirting the law. These examples were prescribed by a Pittsburgh physician during the 1923-24 period. All examples are in fine condition.

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    September, 2011
    13th-14th Tuesday-Wednesday
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