Archive for Sunday, January 24, 2010

25 years ago: Legal drinking age raised

January 24, 2010


After rejecting a proposal to allow beer sales on Sunday, a Kansas House committee endorsed and sent to the full House a bill to raise the state’s legal beer-drinking age to 21 over a three-year period.

Almost exactly five years after a plan was outlined to convert an old church building at 1501 N.H. into the Lawrence Community Theater, the LCT christened its new home.


George_Braziller 8 years, 3 months ago

The brother of my college roommate turned 18 right before the change in the legal drinking age went into effect. For three years in a row he could legally drink for four days.

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