From the February 1978 magazine.

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Prisoners Quizzed on Drinking

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About three-tenths of the inmates entering Ohio prisons say drinking is related to the crime of which they were convicted, according to findings of a study at Ohio State University.

In a master's degree thesis at the university, W. David Mathews said that, of 178 inmates he surveyed at the state prison reception center at Chillicothe, 51 felt drinking had something to do with their...

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