teetotalism


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The primary rule which was consistently broken by the colonists was that of teetotalism.
Qualey Award in 1991 for his article on Irish teetotalism and drinking customs, published in the Journal of American Ethnic History, and the Institute of History Preservation Award in 2004 for his article on the Casa de Estudillo of Old Town San Diego, published in the Journal of San Diego History.
Berbatov missed the dressing-room celebrations as he was getting drug tested, but was then allowed his champagne despite Ramos' diet demands on his squad that encourages teetotalism.
Furthermore, compared with teetotalism, moderate alcohol consumption--between 2 and 7 drinks per week--may actually protect against the disease, said the study's lead investigator Dr.
Also, moderate alcohol consumption--between two and seven drinks per week--may actually protect against the disease, compared with teetotalism, said lead investigator Dr.
Cruikshank grew fanatical in later life on the subject of abstention from drink, which he preached in pictures displaying the frightful consequences of having a drop too much, but he was unable to practise teetotalism with complete success himself.
14) Influenced by Western vegetarianism, Gandhi came to regard teetotalism as a foundation for healthful living, a foundation open to everybody, even the poor, to acquire because it did not require reliance upon medical professionals or other expenses.
99) Despite his contempt for teetotalism, O'Grady was too much a product of Evangelical social norms to grasp the violent and earthy nature of the ethos he mourned.
And while hawking their socially redeeming message, plays like The Drunkard assuaged the antitheatrical prejudices that still lingered in this Puritan-birthed country--if the theatre could promote teetotalism, the public came to assume, it couldn't be entirely the bait of the devil.
But Catholic temperance differed from Protestant teetotalism in more than gender roles.
With the growth of the movement came a more radical agenda of teetotalism and a concerted campaign to end the state's liquor licensing system through local option legislation and eventually state prohibition in the 1850s.