Advertising of Alcoholic Beverages: Hearings Before the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Eighty-third Congress, Second Session, on H. R. 1227, a Bill to Prohibit the Transportation in Interstate Commerce of Advertisements of Alcoholic Beverages, and for Other Purposes
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1954 - 484 pages
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
21st amendment accept advertising alcoholic beverages American answer appear association authority beer believe bill BRADY brewers broadcasting Bryson bill carried CHAIRMAN committee concerned Congress consider Constitution course Court drink effect enacted fact favor Federal feel follows further gentlemen give Government HARDY HARRIS hearings HESTER House important increase industry interest interstate commerce Kans legislation letter licensed liquor magazines manufacture matter means Michigan million MORRIS newspapers O'HARA objection opinion organization passed percent present president problem programs prohibition promote proposed protection question radio radio and television reason record reference regulation represent respect restrictions result ROGERS Rossi sell Senate Soft Drink statement stations television Temperance Thank thing tion Union United Washington wine witnesses workers youth
Page 219 - Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God ? Be not deceived : neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind, nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners, shall inherit the kingdom of God.
Page 108 - Freedom of discussion, if it would fulfill its historic function in this nation, must embrace all issues about which information is needed or appropriate to enable the members of society to cope with the exigencies of their period.
Page 313 - By the general concurrence of opinion of every civilized and Christian community, there are few sources of crime and misery to society equal to the dram shop, where intoxicating liquors, in small quantities, to be drunk at the time, are sold indiscriminately to all parties applying. The statistics of every State show a greater amount of crime and misery attributable to the use of ardent spirits obtained at these retail liquor saloons than to any other source.
Page 446 - Great secular causes, with small ones, are guarded. The grievances for redress of which the right of petition was insured, and with it the right of assembly, are not solely religious or political ones. And the rights of free speech and a free press are not confined to any field of human interest.
Page 397 - does not speak equivocally. It prohibits any law "abridging the freedom of speech, or of the pres.s." It must be taken as a command of the broadest scope that explicit language, read in the context of a liberty-loving society, will allow.
Page 358 - This power, like all others vested in congress, is complete in itself, may be exercised to its utmost extent, and acknowledges no limitations other than are prescribed in the constitution.
Page 141 - It cannot be doubted that motion pictures are a significant medium for the communication of ideas. They may affect public attitudes and behavior in a variety of ways, ranging from direct espousal of a political or social doctrine to the subtle shaping of thought which characterizes all artistic expression.
Page 307 - The power possessed by Congress embraces the regulation of the entire postal system of the country. The right to designate what shall be carried necessarily involves the right to determine what shall be excluded.
Page 458 - And when the victory shall be complete, — when there shall be neither a slave nor a drunkard on the earth, — how proud the title of that land which may truly claim to be the birthplace and the cradle of both those revolutions that shall have ended in that victory. How nobly distinguished that people who shall have planted and nurtured to maturity both the political and moral freedom of their species.