From the January 1976 magazine.

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Beer--Brake Fluid--Nothing

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MOSCOW, U.S.S.R.--Alcohol causes more than half the suicides, accidental deaths, and crimes in the Soviet Union, the monthly magazine Molodoi Kommunist said.

It quoted cases of automobile assembly workers' distilling drink from stolen brake fluid and said that in the Orel region of central Russia, research showed the average child got his first taste of hard liquor at the age of 11 1/2. In...

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