From the February 1978 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Geographical Cure? Where?

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BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA--Queenslanders have a reputation of being hard drinkers, but Thomas Reginald Jones, a 55-year-old pensioner, recently broke all existing records in the state when he was taken before a magistrate and convicted of public drunkenness for the 1,460th time.

-- Reuters

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