From the February 1977 magazine.

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Teenage Trends

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Teenage girls are drinking and getting drunk almost as often as boys, according to a study of social habits in Boston-area schools. The study, published in the Rutgers University Journal of Studies on Alcohol, says that a similar study in 1965 showed that boys drank much more often than girls.

The latest study was based on a survey of 1,750 junior and senior high school...

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