Fix the Pumps

Murder, Soda and Intrigue

We all know the history of alcohol's prohibition, but did you know that the soda fountain also had its own prohibition? When I was writing Fix the Pumps, and detailing the effects the Pure Food & Drug Act of 1906 had on the soda fountain, I wondered what effect pulling all those drugs from circulation had on the mood of the country. I didn't dig into… [Continue]

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@dawinship that's ammonium carbonate but might work okay. Try it, the Amish use it in cookies instead of baking powder.
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.@dawinship ammonia powder as in ammonium hydroxide? Works in the Ammonia Coke, in tiny quantities, just fine
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