National Affairs: More Whiskey for Dentists

If you feel you need a drop of whiskey while in your dentist's chair, there is now the same chance of getting it as in your doctor's office. Last week, Commissioner James M. Doran of the Industrial Alcohol Bureau announced that henceforth dentists would be allowed the same quantity of whiskey for office use that is now granted physicians—namely, six quarts a year—in addition to the two gallons annually obtainable by both dentists and doctors.

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