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D.C. finally lifts playoff prohibition

If baseball fans in this city had realized how long they would have to wait to see another postseason game, they would have raised a huge toast at the last one. Then again, that would have been tricky, given that the last time there was postseason baseball in Washington — Oct. 7, 1933 — the country was still about two months shy of repealing Prohibition.

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  • Headline: D.C. finally lifts playoff prohibition
  • Publication: Sports, Pages 22 on 10/10/2012
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