July 23, 2018
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Neal Dow was the mayor who really hated booze

By Troy R. Bennett, BDN Staff

Portland native Neal Dow was a businessman, Civil War general, mayor of Portland, state legislator, presidential candidate and was known nationally as the “Napoleon of Temperance.”


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