Straw Hat Riot of 1922

Fashion change rapidly, and sometimes bizarrely. Today we’ll look at what happens when fashion gets violent. And how real leaders can put an end to the craziness.

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The Straw Hat Riots of 1922

In 1922, New York City had a three-day riot about straw hats

Hooligans, Hat Smashing, and a Night of Police-Ordered Spankings

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The Bloody Consequences of Wearing a Straw Hat After Summer

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