Chapter 20 PPT Outline Fill-in.doc - The Roaring 20s Themes The 1920s was a \u201cRoaring\u201d decade for many but not for all Businesses prospered People

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The Roaring 20s Themes The 1920s was a “Roaring” decade for many, but not for all Businesses prospered People had fun Farmers struggles Re-emergence of the KKK Many in business prospered Stock Market Prices Increased Consumer-Oriented Economy Radio National radio broad casting companies were formed Autos 8 million registered cars in 1920; 23 million by 1930 Up to the mid-1929s Ford’s model T was dominate Sales of General Motors cars later outpaced Ford Ended isolation of some rural areas Completely transformed dating patterns Credit was available for those who wanted it Sixty percent of American families owned a car by 1930 Model T Ford Impact of the Consumer Economy Environmental Impact Fun and Heroes Baseball o Music o The Movies
o By 1930 weekly movie attendance neared 80 million Rudolph Valentino Clara Bow l Charles Lindbergh 1902 - 1974 Women’s Suffrage 19 th Amendment Women’s Roles in the Roaring 20s

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