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Tuesday, November 14, 1933  

Strongman Galen Gough declares that he will stop eating food and subsist solely on Oertels Beer. He was supervised by the brewery and guarded by four Legionnaires, who took shifts 24 hours a day.

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The Oertel Brewing Company of Louisville, Kentucky, USA

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