My answer, therefore, to the question, “How is local option to be worked?”
It is, as we have said, an application of the principle of local option.
The local option movement has had its growth in the period of exploitation dated by Prof. Ross from 1890.
This was the first move in that quarter in favor of local option.
We then secured a provision doing away with the power of appeal in connection with local option polls.
Hunter rightly held that Roux's plea for local option was inadmissible, and that the surrender must apply to the whole force.
Index: B A measure for introducing prohibition by local option, 249.
“local option” is a somewhat elastic phrase, adopted by many who have never troubled to think what it may involve.
By an act approved January 29, 1857, the legislature had attempted to establish what was known as local option in Iowa.
The half-time system should be made compulsory throughout the country; it ought not to be left to local option to decide.