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On the duty of medical men in relation to the temperance movement

Alexander Hay Hill McMurtry

On the duty of medical men in relation to the temperance movement

by Alexander Hay Hill McMurtry

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Published by published for the National Temperance League by William Tweedie in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Temperance.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. H. H. McMurtry....
    ContributionsNational Temperance League.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p. ;
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18391673M

    And, as fewer and fewer men were reclaimed, the last distinctive feature of the Washingtonian movement dropped out of sight. A review of various accounts of the Washingtonian movement makes it clear that the movement turned into something which it did not start out to be - a revival phase of the organized temperance movement. Cult of Domesticity Document B: From Catherine Beecher, An Essay on Slavery and Abolitionism with Reference to the Duty of American Females, Philadelphia, PA: Henry Perkins, , 98‐ It is the grand feature of Divine economy, that there should be different stations of superiority and.

    The first traces of an organized temperance movement in Europe are found in the union formed at Växjö, Sweden, in , by a number of pupils at a gymnasium under the guidance of Per Wieselgren (), who afterwards became famous at the father of Swedish temperance agitation. The members of the union pledged themselves to abstain from all. Two years later the third annual mass State Temperance convention was held at the Baptist church in Indianapolis. All temperance men and women of the state were invited to attend; all churches, sabbath schools, Woman's Christian Tem perance Unions, and all other temperance organizations, juve 5 Cyclopedia of Temperance and Prohibition,

    Lincoln's Temperance Address, therefore, exhibits both temperance and intemperance in its argument, thus leading the attentive listener (or reader) to draw conclusions about Lincoln's opinion of the respective temperance re- Page [End Page 5] formers and the movement in general that are not obvious on a cursory reading.   The temperance movement was led by middle-class social reformers and philanthropists who wanted to manage an unruly working class. They tried to convince working men to spend their wages on clothes, food, and middle-class comforts such as furniture and watches, rather than on beer or spirits.


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The temperance movement is a social movement against the consumption of alcoholic ipants in the movement typically criticize alcohol intoxication or promote complete abstinence from alcohol (teetotalism), and its leaders emphasize alcohol's negative effects on people's health, personalities and family lly the movement promotes.

Naturally, or by any _direct_ process, the machinery set in motion would seem irrelevant to the object: if one hundred men unite to elevate the standard of temperance, they can do this with effect only by improvements in their own separate cases: each individual, for such an effort of self-conquest, can draw upon no resources but his own.

The purpose of the Temperance movement was to decrease alcohol consumption by getting men to make a pledge in front of a church congregation that they would decrease their consumption of hard liquor.

According to historian William White, MA, Frederick Douglass was the first prominent recovering alcoholic in America and leader of the Black. The Temperance Movement gets too much of the blame for ether deaths. Other causes for ether’s popularity included its cheapness, tax avoidance.

As the antiliquor movement disappeared from the nation's political agenda, it also withered as a subject for research and study, not to reappear again until the early s. Two books, Prohibition: The Era of Excess and Symbolic Cru sade: Status Politics and the American Temperance Movement, made important contributions to this by: Women were active in the movement from the beginning.

Bythere were 24 women’s organizations dedicated to temperance. It was an appealing cause because it sought to end a phenomenon that directly affected many women’s quality of life.

Temperance was painted as a religious and moral duty that paired well with other feminine. The Fellowship’s message will spread north when Rev. George Little, a Toronto United Church minister who is also active in the temperance movement, learns of the Big Book inorders a few copies, and gives two to a small group of alcoholics who have been gathering for mutual support.

What did Catherine Beecher's book, A Treatise on Domestic Economy, describe. A) the women's rights movement and their struggle for equal religious rights B) her beliefs that women should not have voting rights C) her husband's ideas about the temperance movement D) her beliefs that women should have the same voting rights as men.

Full text of "The Northern temperance year book for : a directory of temperance work and workers in the North of England" See other formats. The Women's Christian Temperance Movement, after the election of the dynamic Frances Willard as president inbecame an important part of the temperance movements.

Her "Do Everything" philosophy involved the WCTU and its members in all sorts of nineteenth century causes, including women's suffrage and socialism. Temperance Movement In Marcus Morton had founded the American Temperance Society June,the Millenial Harbinger quoted in full, and with the hearty personal endorsement of Alexander Campbell, an article from the Philadelphia "Journal of Health," The above in turn was quoting a widely circulated book, "The Simplicity of Health,".

Norman Shanks Kerr M.D.,F.L.S. (17 May – 30 May ) was a physician who is remembered for his work in the British temperance originated the Total Abstinence Society and was founder and first president of the Society for the Study and Cure of Inebriety which was founded in   Inthe Temperance Movement Still Grips America.

Stanton Peele. Our society—even some of its most progressive elements—vilifies alcohol. This stands in opposition to public health, enables government suppression of lifesaving information, and encourages anti-substance-use attitudes across the board.

Yet it typically goes unchallenged. Though this book is associated with passionate libertarianism, the story is an interesting one to ponder no matter one’s political persuasions. The Boy Scout Handbook (1st Edition) This is the book that started the Boy Scout movement.

You’ll be amazed at the amount of useful information the first edition manual has compared to Scout manuals. The temperance movement went into decline during the s but came back with renewed zeal before the turn-of-the-century. The K.S.T.U. began publishing and distributing the Kansas Issue throughout the state, and its annual meeting drew bigger and bigger crowds.

This revitalized movement drew support from a new group of progressive reformers. Mathew, Theobald, D.D., temperance reformer, was born at Thomastown, in the County of Kilkenny, 10th October His family were connexions of the Baron of Landaff, and at Thomastown House, the seat of that nobleman, much of the lad’s early life was passed.

R ichard Reeves is wrong to say that the 19th-century temperance movement was defeated by an alliance of liberals and the working class (The worth of a pint, 8 January).The Victorian Liberal party. Catharine Beecher, the oldest child of the famous minister Lyman Beecher and sister of Harriet Beecher Stowe, wrote An Essay on Slavery and Abolitionism, in Reference to the Duty of American Females, in response to a speaking tour of two abolitionist sisters, Angelina and Sarah Grimké, who were Southerners from a slaveholding family.

Annie Turner Wittenmyer, American relief worker and reformer who helped supply medical aid and dietary assistance to army hospitals during the Civil War and was subsequently an influential organizer in the temperance movement.

Wittenmyer. This movement gained momentum until an organized Temperance Society–originally called, in contempt, the “Cold Water Society”–formed in 3 By there was a Temperance Society in Kirtland, Ohio, and three years later (about a month before Joseph received his revelation on the Word of Wisdom) the temperance movement helped shut.

Woman suffragists in the United States engaged in a sustained, difficult, and multigenerational struggle: seventy-two years elapsed between the Seneca Falls convention () and the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment (). During these years, activists gained confidence, developed skills, mobilized resources, learned to maneuver through the political process, and built a social movement.This book was the first Ellen G.

White writing in the field of health after the vision of June 6, It depicts the perils of secret vice. It was reprinted by James White in in the book, A Solemn Appeal Relative to Solitary Vice and the Abuses and Excesses of the Marriage Relation.Temperance in its modern use is defined as moderation or voluntary self-restraint.

It is typically described in terms of what an individual voluntarily refrains from doing. This includes restraint from revenge by practicing non-violence and forgiveness, restraint from arrogance by practicing humility and modesty, restraint from excesses such as extravagant luxury or splurging by .