The "roaring twenties" was an era when our country prospered greatly. The stock market was booming and everyone was trying to get rich fast. But on " black friday" when the market crashed, this was a factor which caused the American economy to capsize. This all took place in the late 20's. So as the 30's came into view, they weren't going to be as "roaring" as the twenties. Because of the maldistribution of wealth between all classes, the poorer just got poorer. Nobody was in store for what the 30's would bring, because of the 20's they were all leed to believe that everyone would become rich.
"Black or white, it didn't make any difference who you ere, 'cause everybody was poor" (Louis Banks). Times had dramatically changed. People who had everything lost it, andthose who never had it, became even poorer. There wasn't any money going around, so it became harder to buy goods. In the movie "Brother Can You Spare a Dime?," It was illustrated that you cou...