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April 1956

From the Grass Roots


Like most alcoholics I have always been troubled with my debts. In my early drinking I owed the good time I had last night to a few drinks--the hangover I had this morning I also owed to the drinks. Very soon I owed the bar around the corner a lot of money for these drinks and borrowed the money to settle this from my pals.


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