Drunkometer, 1953

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Province newspaper photo, Vancouver Public Library VPL 42992.
Province newspaper photo, Vancouver Public Library VPL 42992.

1953
Drunkometer
Demonstrating the latest Vancouver police weapon against drunk drivers — the Drunkometer — Ed Moyer, in this 1953 photo, blows into a balloon that Sergeant Rossiter then released into a chemical solution to measure the alcohol content.

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