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Coupon flurry quickens pace

Manufacturers distributed a total of 812 billion coupons during 1979, according to Nielsen Clearing House estimates. This represent an increase of 8.5 billion coupons, or 12 percent, over the 72 .7 billion circulated in 1978.

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