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November 1, 2023, 12:30 pm
One of America’s greatest journalists, H.L. Mencken, was arrested in 1926 in Boston for selling a magazine that contained a story about a prostitute who sought forgiveness at the Methodist church. The Watch and Ward Society – a citizens group empowered by officials to uphold the city’s obscenity laws – had deemed that American Mercury edition to be obscene.
Huntington Beach ~ Dystopia ~ Roman censor