"Putting on the Ritz"







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Madison Avenue Comes of Age


The Burma Shave Phenomenon


CINEMA

The Motion Picture Studio


The Little Tramp: Charlie Chaplain


The Jazz Singer


Fatty Arbuckle Takes a Fall

Hollywood Censors Itself


Labor

The Big Red Scare


The Battle of Matewan


Riding the Rails: American Hobos


POLITICS

Women in Politics


Political Cartoons of the Decade


The 1928 Democratic National Convention


Teapot Dome Scandal


Nan Britton, the decade's Monica Lewinsky



RELIGION

William Jennings Bryan

The Scopes Trial

Billy Sunday Goes to Bat for God

Sister Aimee Semple McPherson(a linked site)


Society


Organized Crime


The Enforcers: Izzy & Moe


"Oh You Kid:" Slang from the Decade


Women and the Ku Klux Klan



Sports


The Long Count


Murderer's Row: The 1927 N.Y. Yankees

The Black Sox Scandle


OTHER

Margaret Sanger


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F. Scott Fitzgerald


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