Well, the good times can’t last forever.
The Republica Popular - guaranteed by its very name to be anything but, eventually - was cheerfully represented by men with extremely long guns. The country had a long, nasty civil war; the year of this bill, 1986, its president was killed in a plane crash many found suspicious. Particularly when you consider he was home at the time.
Actually, no, but it was suspicious. The war would drag on for another six years.