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Old 09-01-2019, 11:18 AM
Procrustus is offline
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Originally Posted by Crafter_Man View Post
I recall that "day drinking" was much more common in the 70s. People would drink beer while cutting the grass, working on a car, etc.
Around here that would not be uncommon. Day Drinking during the work week, however, has surely tapered off. When I started practicing law, several judges had lunch every day at the lounge across the street from the courthouse. This was in the 80s. I was told that in the 60s and 70s it was even more widespread.

ETA. As for communial showers, we were expected to shower as a group from 5th grade on.

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