From the July 1976 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Black Alcoholism

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The alcoholism problem among blacks in California is receiving special attention through the California Black Commission on Alcoholism. The commission, a private, nonprofit organization, recommends and coordinates policies and establishes goals regarding prevention and treatment of alcohol abuse and alcoholism among the state's more than 1,400,000 black residents. It is not a treatment agency.

-- NIAAA Information & Feature Ser

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