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    "This American system of ours, call it Americanism, call it capitalism, call it what you will, gives each and every one of us a great opportunity if we only seize it with both hands and make the most of it."
    -- Al Capone
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    "Al Capone is America's best known gangster and the single greatest symbol of the collapse of law and order in the United States during the 1920s Prohibition era."

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    --Duke Ellington
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    {john_dewey.jpg} Sigmund Freud- psychologist
    Born 1856 in present day Czech, died 1939 in London, England.
    Studied Psychosexual Development, and created 5 stages for it.
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    Born 1856 in present day Czech, died 1939 in London, England.
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    "Hip flasks of hooch, jazz, speakeasies, bobbed hair, 'the lost generation.' The Twenties are endlessly fascinating. It was the first truly modern decade and, for better or worse, it created the model for society that all the world follows today." (from Kevin Rayburn, "Two Views of the 1920s.")
    "I won't be happy until we have every boy in America between the ages of six and sixteen wearing a glove and swinging a bat." --Babe Ruth
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    "Jazz is a good barometer of freedom. In its beginnings, the United States
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    "[The flapper] symbolized an age anxious to enjoy itself, anxious to forget the past, anxious to ignore the future."
    "It was during what we might call the Flapper period . . . that American popular culture began to capture the imagination of the world. . . . [America] was inventing its own modernity. . . . " (from Laura Mulvey, "The Flapper Phenomenon"
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    "Hip flasks of hooch, jazz, speakeasies, bobbed hair, 'the lost generation.' The Twenties are endlessly fascinating. It was the first truly modern decade and, for better or worse, it created the model for society that all the world follows today." (from Kevin Rayburn, "Two Views of the 1920s.")
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