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May 13, 1918

Two Tulsa, OK dentists are arrested for providing drugs to help men avoid enlistment by making their eyes sore. Their operation was national according to the federal officers. 

Source: "Drug Furnished Enlisted Men to Make Eyes Sore," The Daily Alaskan, Skagway, Alaska, May 13, 1918. Page 1, Column 3. 

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