When The Pubs Went Dry

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Tom Morton explores Scotland's original enthusiasm for banning alcohol. Starting in Wick, he finds out how, when prohibition came to Scotland, the town went from 44 pubs to none.

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Tom Morton explores Scotland's original enthusiasm for banning alcohol.

Starting in Wick, he finds out how, when prohibition came to Scotland, the town went from 44 pubs to none.

Tom finds out how prohibition affected the town of Wick.

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02 LAST20091102

Tom Morton explores Scotland's great experiment with prohibition. In 1922, Wick voted to go dry and many towns soon followed, but the drinkers of Scotland fought back.

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Tom Morton explores Scotland's great experiment with prohibition.

In 1922, Wick voted to go dry and many towns soon followed, but the drinkers of Scotland fought back.

Many towns followed Wick into prohibition, but the drinkers of Scotland fought back.