Roaring Twenties

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Roaring Twenties

n.
The decade of the 1920s, especially in America, when economic growth, technological change, and the loosening of social codes encouraged a lively and uninhibited youth culture centered around the automobile, jazz music, and bootleg liquor.
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By late 1921, amid widespread hardship, the economy turned around--with a bang: The 1920s boom was underway.
They are documentary, set in the late 1920s, the era of the Coolidge and Hoover administrations, of Prohibition and the gangster Al Capone, the 1920s Boom and the 1929 Crash, and the onset of the Depression - all seen through the eyes of two small boys 3,000 miles away on a remote Welsh hill farm.
In its 1920s boom years, the town numbered around 300 people, but by the '60s, the population had dwindled substantially.