From the August 1949 magazine.

The Tough Nut--He Won't Give in

WHAT about the man who admits that he cannot now and never could handle his alcohol, and who in the same breath states that he still gets a lift out of his drinking?

He could be the fellow who feels he needs some outside influence to make his boss, his wife, or some other disapproving influence think he is now going to do something about the situation, and after making this impression, intends in his secret mind to continue just as he has been in the habit of doing, although probably more cautiously.

-- A.M.

Seattle, Washington

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