Youth and society in the 1920’s<br />By Olivia Haas<br />
prohibition<br />
Speakeasy<br /><ul><li>Also called a blind pig
Encouraged the illegal consumption of alcohol.
“Speakeasy boys, speak easy”-Kate Hester</li></li></ul><li>Stock market crash 1929<br />
Start of the Great depression<br /><ul><li>Started at the end of the 1920’s lasted until early WWII.
Millions left jobless</li></li></ul><li>language<br />Bearcat-hot wild woman<br />Baloney- nonsense<br />Cash or Check- do...
fashion<br />
dress<br /><ul><li>Began having a “boyish” look.
Hemline reseeded to above the knee.
Did away with corsets and pantaloons.
Straight waist, and sleeveless arms</li></li></ul><li>makeup<br /><ul><li>Heavy dark eye makeup.
Started wearing “kiss proof” lipstick
Pale skin</li></li></ul><li>hair<br /><ul><li>The bob- boyish cut normally cut to the chin level.
Very short</li></li></ul><li>Flapper style<br />
dating<br /><ul><li>Chaperoned
Petting parties-meaning kissing and fondling but not having intercourse.
Dating didn’t necessarily mean they were going to get married. </li></li></ul><li>Women’s rights<br />
College life<br /><ul><li>“She doesn’t drink, she doesn’t pet, she hasn’t even been to college yet.”-1920’s joke
Made it possible to break away from parents and make their own ways into society</li></li></ul><li>Sexual morals<br />NOW ...
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  1. 1. Youth and society in the 1920’s<br />By Olivia Haas<br />
  2. 2. prohibition<br />
  3. 3. Speakeasy<br /><ul><li>Also called a blind pig
  4. 4. Encouraged the illegal consumption of alcohol.
  5. 5. “Speakeasy boys, speak easy”-Kate Hester</li></li></ul><li>Stock market crash 1929<br />
  6. 6. Start of the Great depression<br /><ul><li>Started at the end of the 1920’s lasted until early WWII.
  7. 7. Millions left jobless</li></li></ul><li>language<br />Bearcat-hot wild woman<br />Baloney- nonsense<br />Cash or Check- do you want a kiss now or later?<br />Cheaters-eyeglasses<br />
  8. 8. fashion<br />
  9. 9. dress<br /><ul><li>Began having a “boyish” look.
  10. 10. Hemline reseeded to above the knee.
  11. 11. Did away with corsets and pantaloons.
  12. 12. Straight waist, and sleeveless arms</li></li></ul><li>makeup<br /><ul><li>Heavy dark eye makeup.
  13. 13. Started wearing “kiss proof” lipstick
  14. 14. Pale skin</li></li></ul><li>hair<br /><ul><li>The bob- boyish cut normally cut to the chin level.
  15. 15. Very short</li></li></ul><li>Flapper style<br />
  16. 16. dating<br /><ul><li>Chaperoned
  17. 17. Petting parties-meaning kissing and fondling but not having intercourse.
  18. 18. Dating didn’t necessarily mean they were going to get married. </li></li></ul><li>Women’s rights<br />
  19. 19. College life<br /><ul><li>“She doesn’t drink, she doesn’t pet, she hasn’t even been to college yet.”-1920’s joke
  20. 20. Made it possible to break away from parents and make their own ways into society</li></li></ul><li>Sexual morals<br />NOW CLOSER THAN EVER<br />
  21. 21. Famous people<br />
  22. 22. Charles Lindbergh<br /><ul><li>Nickname- “Lucky Lindy”
  23. 23. First to fly solo
  24. 24. Spirit of St. Louis- airplane</li></li></ul><li>Amelia Earhart<br /><ul><li>First woman to fly solo across the Atlantic
  25. 25. Attempted to fly across the world but was lost at sea somewhere around the Bermuda Triangle. </li></li></ul><li>Al capone<br /><ul><li>Nickname-”Scarface”
  26. 26. Married Mae Coughlin
  27. 27. Famous mobster of the 1920’s.
  28. 28. Imprisoned in Alcatraz-no knowledge of the outside world while there. </li></li></ul><li>bibliography<br />

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