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MOSCOW, U.S.S.R.--The Communist party newspaper Pravda published a letter complaining about a lack of good beer. Workers at a metallurgical factory in the Ural town of Nizhni Tagil said it was hard to follow the antialcoholism campaign because alternatives were not freely available.
"It is very difficult to get a beer," they wrote. "Wherever they sell it, long lines immediately form and not...