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"A boy that was ready to be shipped overseas [came in], and he was despondent, you know. He was in, and probably had been drinking beer. We sold only beer. And he went into the restroom and put his – both hands through the window. Cut himself up badly. And that was traumatic for me."

Freddie Oglesby – Unsure Draftee

   

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