FC: The 20's and 30's
1: Prohibition caused bootlegging and was later repealed.
2: People bought things they couldn't ever afford.
3: People were getting rich from buying stocks... Cha-ching!
4: A new style of dancing has been born.
5: People went to public places such as movies and museums.
6: People began moving from rural and suburban areas to urban areas- urbanization.
7: Charles Lindbergh flew nonstop from Nassau County, NY to Paris, France.
8: New technology and mass production was formed.
9: Women got jobs that were originally for men.
10: People were enjoying times through sports.
11: Unfortunately all things must come to an end. The Great Depression came and....
12: The stock market crashed.
13: Unemployment rates skyrocket!
14: People lost their homes due to foreclosure.
15: People were so depressed that some comitted suicide.
16: People slept on streets because they lost everything.
17: Thousands of banks failed.
18: People went into in debt.
19: People became cautious and began saving money.
20: Prices for food droped and farmers lost money.
21: Herbert Hoover followed Laissez Faire and he believed that the economy would correct itself.
22: Finally Franklin Roosevelt came into office and turned the economy around. THE NEW DEAL