The Caravan of Camels Have Crossed the Desert and Are Here [caption title]. California, Anti-Prohibition.

The Caravan of Camels Have Crossed the Desert and Are Here [caption title]

San Francisco: 1920. Broadside, 11.75 x 9 inches. Pin hole at top of sheet, several tears at edges with no loss. Very good. Item #514

An invitation to join the anti-prohibition Fraternal Order of Camels, a group organized by C. Porter Steen of Milwaukee to advocate the repeal of the Volstead Act. This broadside advertises a meeting in San Francisco at Native Sons’ Hall, noting the appearance of prominent speakers. “...stand for your personal liberties and stand for repeal of the drastic and foolish Volstead act. Thousands are joining the Camels daily. … The framers and supporters of the Volstead act are creating criminals; they are adding to the drug fiends. … Users of tobacco go next.”.

Price: $500.00