Source type: newspaper
Document type: letter to the editor
Document title: “Close the Saloons Thursday”
City of publication: New York, New York
Date of publication: 18 September 1901
Volume number: 42
Issue number: 14638
|“Close the Saloons Thursday.” World 18 Sept. 1901 v42n14638: p. 6.|
|official day of mourning (McKinley).|
Close the Saloons Thursday
Thursday is a day of national mourning, and as we reverence and respect that day, bow our heads in mourning with heartfelt sympathy for our departed and beloved President, I suggest closing the saloons, for with them open we desecrate the day.
AN AMERICAN WOMAN,
Daughter of a veteran, wife of a G. A. R. man.