Scrapbook of Liquor Related Articles from Rigby, Idaho, 1904-1935  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Scrapbook of Liquor Related Articles from Rigby, Idaho
1904-1935 (inclusive)
1 box, (.5 linear foot)
Collection Number
Scrapbook of newspaper articles pertaining to prohibition in Rigby, Idaho.
Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Special Collections & Archives
Merrill-Cazier Library
Utah State University
Logan, UT
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Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Scrapbook consists of detached articles and typescript transcripts of articles taken from the Rigby Star, Rigby, Idaho, 1904-1935. Articles concern prohibition, liquor laws, alcohol-related crimes, and other liquor-related issues in Idaho.

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Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Scrapbook of Liquor Related Articles from Rigby, Idaho must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator and/or the Special Collections Department Head.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Scrapbook of Liquor Related Articles from Rigby, Idaho USU_COLL MSS 193, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. Utah State University Merrill-Cazier Library. Logan, Utah.

Following Citations:USU_COLL MSS 193, USUSCA.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Scrapbook, 1904-1935Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Container(s) Description Dates
“The W.C.T.U. Meetings,” Fremont County (F.C)
1904 July 22
“Attention WCTU Workers,” The Rigby Star (R.S.)
1904 July 29
“Liquor License Bill Passed,” R.S.
1907 February 22
“People’s Party Platform,” R.S.
1905 March 24
“Women Not Drink Experts,” R.S.
1906 August 04
“Going to Stop It: The Gamblers and a Few Saloon Men are Having Trouble,” Rexburg Standard
1908 March 19
“Evidently an old Feud,” F.C.
1908 February 13
“New Brand of Booze,” R.S.
1913 May 29
“Found a Fuss,” R.S.
1906 March 09
“Cutting Case at Rexburg,” R.S.
1906 March 02
“The Saloon Question,” F.C.
1908 February 27
“The Saloon Fight In Idaho Saloon interests preparing for General Contest”
1909 August 12
“Passed House Local Option Measure But Tea Votes Against the Bill When the Vote was taken in the House Tues.”
“Near Beer Knocked Out Judge Steel Declares It against the Law,” R.S.
1910 June 23
“Majority of State Favor Dry Local Option in Most of the Counties”
1909 July 29
“The Local Option Election Fremont County Goes Dry by a Large Majority,” F.C.
1909 September 23
“Liquor Will Be Banished From Idaho,” R.S.
16 September 1915
“‘Jawn’ Leaves Us,”
1915 December 30
“Rigby High School Wins Championship/Basket Ball Boys Win from Mountain Home 14 to 18 Friday,” R.S.
1915 March 25
“Can Not Carry Booze through Idaho,” R.S.
1916 January 20
“The Three Party Platform,” R.S.
1914 July 09
“Repealists Open State Drive Soon,” R.S.
1933 August 17
“Reasons For Repeal,” R.S.
1934 January 18
“Wet or Dry,”
1932 March 31
“Idahoans Will Vote on Repeal,” R.S.
1933 March 16
“Many Citizens Sign Petitions for Repeal Dry Law,”
1932 June 22
“Beer Petitions Are Heavily Signed,” R.S.
1933 May 14
“Legislature Must Decide Repeal Time,” R.S.
1934 November 15
“Liquor Petitions Being Distributed,” R.S.
1935 April 25
“Idaho Repeal Vote on September 19th,” R.S.
1931 June 22
“Liquor Tariff,” R.S.
1934 April 26
R.S. Editorial,
1935 March 14
“Idaho ‘Dry’ Yet,” R.S.
1933 November 09
“Four Idaho Counties Voted For ‘Dries’”,
1934 November 29
“Temperance Needed,” R.S.
1934 October 04
R.S. Editorial,
1937 June 22
“The Dry Revolt Progresses,” R.S.
1932 December 01
“Jefferson County Voted ‘Wet’ 10, 7 Tuesday Election,” R.S.
1933 September 21
“Prohibition Force Cease Work in Idaho,” R.S.
1933 August 01
“Liquor in the Towns, Editorial,”
1932 September 22
“Democratic Plank on Liquor Issue,” R.S.
1932 July 07
“Wilson Predicts Idaho Vote Wet,” R.S.
1933 September 07
“Editor Parker Reviews Prohibition,” R.S.
1932 January 07
“Repeal before 1934,” R.S.
1933 June 22
R.S. Editorial,
1935 August 21
“Playing Into Hands of Bootleggers,” R.S.
1933 October 26
“Digest Claims 46 States Will Ratify Repeal Measure,” R.S.
1933 March 09
“Though On the Liquor Question,”
1933 September 21
“After Prohibition,” R.S.
1933 November 02
"No Quarter for Drunks,” R.S.
1935 April 04
“A Letter to John,” R.S.
1934 January 11
“Blow to Bootleggers,” R.S.
1935 July 04
“Beer Ordinance Passed By Council Tuesday Night,” R.S.
1935 June 19
“Four Beer Licenses Issued in Rigby,” R.S.
1933 July 13
“$100 Beer License Now in Effect,” R.S.
1936 January 02
1933 September 14
“Complete Returns, Jefferson County,”
1932 November 10
“Idaho’s New Beer Law,” R.S.
1933 June 19
“Text of Beer Bill,” R.S.
1933 June 19
“Advisory Board Submits Plan For Liquor Control/ Governor Ross To Use Findings In Preparing His Message To Legislature Suggest Package Goods to Store,” R.S.
1934 December 13
“Liquor Group in Final Meet Soon,” R.S.
1934 Nov 24
“Taylor’s Liquor Bill Is for State Stores,” R.S.
1935 January 17
“State Favored Chairman Thornton,” R.S.
1935 January 17
“Liquor Bill Up at Boise Friday,” R.S.
1935 January 31
“Hill Gives Views On State Control,” R.S.
1934 December 13
“State Store Liquor Bill Now Up to Gov. Ross,” R.S.
1935 February 21
“Idaho to Have State Liquor Stores,” R.S.
1935 February 21
“First Liquor Stores Open in Two Weeks,” R.S.
1935 March 28
“Liquor Store Option Taken On George Bldg.” R.S.(?),
1935 April 04
“Control Officers Close Site Leases,” R.S.
1935 April 11
“State Liquor Here In Three Weeks,” R.S.
1935 May 09
“Liquor Store Opens Friday,” R.S.
1935 July 04
“Liquor Commission Grants State Store For Rigby After County Delegation Protests,” R.S.
1935 May 30
“Rigby Drug Will Not Be State Dispensary,” R.S.
1935 May 23
“State Liquor Store Open Saturday,” R.S.
1935 July 11
“Brisk Demand Choice Liquor,” R.S.
1935 July 18
“Utah Jury Frees Driver Beer Truck,” R.S.
1933 June 22
“Prefer Hard Liquor,”
1932 July 21
“Dry Idaho Has 593 Liquor Dealers,” R.S.
1934 September 20
“Says Up to Counties to Enforce Laws,” R.S.
1935 August 29
“Yeaman Chairman Liquor Commission,” R.S.
1937 July 15
“Liquor Violation Case Delayed,” Idaho Edition of Salt Lake Tribune,
1937 August 25
R.S. Editorial,
1935 February 21
“North Idaho Liquor Case Hears Denial,”
1929 December 29
“Liquor Violations Cause Most Arrests,” R.S.
1932 July 07
“Drunk Driver Fined $100 Here Monday,” R.S.
1935 October 24
“Drunken Drivers to Get the Limit,” R.S.
1935 October 31
“Charged With Drunken Driving,” R.S.
1936 December 24
“Warning to Drunken Drivers,” R.S.
1937 March 04
“Fined $150 for Drunken Driving,” R.S.
1937 February 25
“Fined $125 for Drunken Driving,” R.S.
1936 December 31
“Drunken Drivers to Get Limit,” R.S.
1937 April 19
“Roosevelt’s Liquor Tax Theory,”
1933 December 18
“Liquor Profits,” R.S.
1934 August 02
“Beer Tax Nets State $40,000,” R.S.
1933 September 21
“Idaho Beer Tax Totals $227,484”,
“Malt and Beer Tax Brings in $200,000,” R.S.
1934 October 04
“Idaho Pays $200,000 for First Liquor,” R.S.
1935 April 11
“State Liquor Sales Shows Increase,” R.S.
1935 September 12
R.S. Editorial,
1936 February 22
“Liquor Sale Funds Return $6,001 Here,”
1936 October 29
“Liquor Sales Return $18,474 to County,”
1938 April 28
“Liquor Sales Net Jefferson $8,706,” R.S.
1937 February 04
“Liquor System Earned a Million,” R.S.
1937 February 04
“County Received $2,030 from Liquor,” R.S.
1937 May 06
“Liquor Control Nets $197,045 in 3 Months”,
“Rigby Received $636 from Commission,” R.S.
1937 October 28
“County Gets $1,153 from Liquor Sales,” R.S.
1937 July 29
“Beer Ads Legal in Idaho Papers,” R.S.
1933 April 13
“Liquor Ad Gives Advice,” R.S.
1935 June 27
“Papers and Radio Carry Liquor Ads,” R.S.
1935 May 23
“Beer As Advertised Must Be Full Strength,” R.S.
1933 August 31
“Alcohol Plant Wins United Action,” R.S.
1937 January 14
“Behold: Women Barflies,” R.S.
1936 April 16
“Miller Says Liquor Law is Big Farce,” R.S.
1935 April 25
“Sharp Questions Miller’s Motive,” R.S.
1935 May 02
“Files Injunction Against Liquor Law, R.S.
1935 June 06
“Clark Favors New Liquor Set, Up in State,” R.S.
1932 January 02
“Sale by Drink Law Sought By Legislator,” Idaho Edition of the Salt Lake Tribune,
1937 August 26
“Hot After Gas and Booze Mixers,” R.S.
1934 April 26
“Result of Blended Whiskey,” R.S.
1934 March 29
“2 Shots Fired at Revenue Officer When He Flags Car,” R.S.
1934 April 19
“Prohibition vs. Sane Teaching,” R.S.
1932 December 01
“Teach Temperance In Schools,” R.S.
1933 December 21
“Along The Wine Trail Of The Strange Claim Made By A Physician In Regard To Alcoholic Drinks,” New York Sun
1937 July 03
“Girl Drinkers”
1937 July 03
“The Way to Temperance,” R.S.
1933 November 14
“LDS Attack Fast Spending”
1935 April
“Heber J. Grant Opposes Liquor,” R.S.
1934 October 11
“History of Idaho by James H. Hawley”
“The Early Settlement of Rigby by George S. Hill,” R.S.
1907 December 19
“History of Idaho by Hiram T. French”
“Review of Early History of the Town of Rigby,” R.S.
1936 March 12
“Ten Tips Tell How to Avoid Going to Jail”

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Alcoholic beverages--Idaho--History--Sources.
  • Alcoholic beverages--Law and legislation--Idaho--History--Sources.
  • Alcoholism--Religious aspects--Mormon Church--History--Sources.
  • Prohibition--Idaho--Jefferson County--History--Sources.
  • Prohibition--Idaho--Rigby--History--Sources.
  • Temperance--Idaho--Rigby--History--Sources.
  • Geographical Names :
  • Rigby (Idaho)--History--Sources.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Scrapbooks--Idaho.