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September 18, 2005 3:01 AM

MRS. NATION ORDERED AWAY

DATE OF EVENT: April 15, 1901 DATE PUBLISHED: April 15, 1901, in The Kansas City Star Editor’s note: Carry Nation, the temperance activist who smashed saloons to help kill Demon Rum, came to Kansas City in 1901. During her brief stay, she was charged with blocking a street while she gave a sermon, was arrested for refusing to leave, posted $6 bail, appeared in court and was fined $500 and ordered out of town.

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