Ohio Prohibition on Alcohol, Amendment 1 (1915)

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The Ohio Prohibition on Alcohol Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 2, 1915 ballot in Ohio as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. This amendment sought to modify Article XV, Section 9, of the Ohio Constitution to enact prohibition of the manufacture and sale of alcohol.[1]

Election results

Ohio Amendment 1 (1915)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No540,37752.70%
Yes 484,969 47.30%

Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

ARTICLE XV,

SECTION 9
Prohibition of the Sale and Manufacture for Sale of Intoxicating Liquor as a Beverage.[2][3]

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