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ALCOHOLISM

a chronic disorder characterized by dependence on and excessive use of alcoholic beverages

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National Woman's Christian Temperance Union
The National Woman's Christian Temperance Union
worked to obtain pledges of total abstinence from alcohol, using education and example as their method

Carry Nation
Carry Nation
temperance advocate known for smashing bars

Frances Elizabeth Caroline Willard
Frances Elizabeth Caroline Willard
president of the National Woman's Christian Temperance Union, 1879 to 1898

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