Wisconsin Liquor Prohibition Referendum, Question 1 (1853)
This referendum sought voter opinion on whether to create a liquor ban.
Official results via: Wisconsin Blue Book 2011 - 2012
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
prohibitory Liquor Law, yes
prohibitory Liquor Law, no
- The two statements would have been printed on separate tickets to put in a ballot box.
Path to the ballot
- Submission to the People: Ch.101 (1853)