Ohio Prohibition on Alcohol Limits, Amendment 1 (1922)
The Ohio Prohibition on Alcohol Limits Amendment, also known as Amendment 1 or the Beer Amendment, was on the November 7, 1922 ballot in Ohio as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated.
This amendment sought to modify Article XV, Section 9-1, of the Ohio Constitution to allow for sale of beverages with less than 2.75% alcohol, allow for personal use of alcohol, and limit prohibition enforcement.
|Ohio Amendment 1 (1922)|
Election results via: Ohio Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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- Historical Ohio Ballot Measure Election Results
- Sample Ballot (in the Steubenville Herald Star, November 3, 1922)
- Ohio Secretary of State, "Amendment and Legislation: Proposed Constitutional Amendments, Initiated Legislation, and Laws Challenged by Referendum, Submitted to the Electors, (updated 1/24/13)"
- The New York Times, "Forecast of Election Results Throughout the Country Next Tuesday," November 05, 1922
- Steubenville Herald Star, "Sample Ballot," November 3, 1922
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