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. The measure would have enacted a prohibition on the manufacture and sale of alcohol.
| Ohio Amendment 1 (1915)|
|Yes|| 484,969|| 47.30%|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
Prohibition of the Sale and Manufacture for Sale of Intoxicating Liquor as a Beverage.
The measure would have amended Section 9 of Article XV of the Ohio Constitution.
- ↑ Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, "Ohio Constitution: Table of Proposed Amendments," accessed February 4, 2015
- ↑ Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors," accessed February 4, 2015
- ↑ State Library of Ohio, "Proposed constitutional amendments, initiated legislation and laws challenged by referendum, submitted to the electors," accessed February 4, 2015
- ↑ The Bryan Times, "Vote 'NO' on Prohibition," (Political Advertisement) October 26, 1915
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.