New Outlook Volume 85

New Outlook Volume 85

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1907 edition. Excerpt: ... State employees. The people of the State became convinced that the State dispensary was a fountain of corruption, and they have now brought it to an end. This does not mean that there will be no more dispensaries in South Carolina. The twenty-five counties (out of forty-one in the whole State) which now have State dispensaries, and hereafter those counties which vote for the sale of liquor, will maintain dispensaries of their own; the counties which vote against the sale of liquor will have neither public dispensaries nor legalized private saloons. In other words, South Carolina has become a strictly local option State, though it differs from such local option States as New York and Vermont in limiting the option to that between sale by the county and no sale. The believers in State prohibition in South Carolina are very numerous; they will no doubt watch very critically the working of the new system. That it is more wholesome than the one it has superseded is hardly doubtful. healthful participation in vigorous sports as a means for the development of the democratic spirit and of the virtue of courage. He emphasized still more strongly the necessity of scholarship, contrasting routine with creative work. He then exhorted college men to take their part in the work of government: _ Above all, you college men, remember that if your education, the pleasant lives you lead, m: ike_you too fastidious, too sensitive to take part in the rough hurlyburly of the actual work of the world, if you become so overcultivated, so over-refined that you cannot do the hard work of practical politics, then yoi.i had better never have been educated at all.... I want you to feel that it is not merely your right to take part in politics, not merely your duty to..show more

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  • Paperback | 588 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 30mm | 1,034g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236849280
  • 9781236849281