Religious leaders decry hard liquor advertising

November 1996
Christian Century;11/20/96, Vol. 113 Issue 34, p1139
Reports on the opposition of religious leaders to the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States' decision to lift a 1936 voluntary ban against liquor advertising on radio and television. Council president Fred Meister's pledge to advertise responsibly on local stations; Policies by major television networks American Broadcasting Co., CBS and National Broadcasting Co. against running liquor advertisements.


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