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Young girl scavenges through the ash barrels, Boston, October 1909

Hanging on for a free ride, Boston, ca. 1909

No provision for feminine cigarette fiends will be made, the bonifaces declare. Neither will women be permitted to smoke in the parlors or dining rooms of the best cafes, it was announced.

Colorized postcard showing Prince Joachim and Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia, 1907

the railroad gets $1, the manufacturer $4, the retailer $7, the farmer 30 cents, and the consumer gets drunk

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