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February 1992
New Scientist;2/29/92, Vol. 133 Issue 1810, p28
Reports on an invention by Quality Air Systems of New Mexico that gives relief to those who cannot do without a smoke in the office. They propose a booth like a telephone kiosk. How it is used; It can be large enough for a pair of smokers.


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