First they done a lecture on temperance; but they didn’t make enough for them both to get drunk on.
And after supper he talked to him about temperance and such things till the old man cried, and said he’d been a fool, and fooled away his life; but now he was a-going to turn over a new leaf and be a man nobody wouldn’t be ashamed of, and he hoped the judge would help him and not look down on him.
"Well, I’d ben a-running’ a little temperance revival thar ’bout a week, and was the pet of the women folks, big and little, for I was makin’ it mighty warm for the rummies, I TELL you, and takin’ as much as five or six dollars a night—ten cents a head, children and niggers free—and business a-growin’ all the time, when somehow or another a little report got around last night that I had a way of puttin’ in my time with a private jug on the sly.
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The temperance movement led to Prohibition which completely outlawed the drinking of alcohol.
They called her "Lemonade Lucy" because her support of the temperance movement led her to ban alcohol in the White House.