Reported Mortality

1882 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
year's salting carried to the highest degree, and if we add the time that must have elapsed since it was first put in salt in America (wliich could not be put at less than three months), the meat may be said to have been iu salt for at least fifteen months. The meat was then cut up into small pieces, and these were placed in water, which was frequently changed to remove the salt, and remained for several hours in a temperature of 71.6°F. On the 4th, 5th, and 6th of April this was fed to a
more » ... was fed to a mouse, which died on the 7th, after pre-Stockton, Texas, and to report at headquarters, Department of Texas, for temporary duty as post surgeon, San Antonio, Texas, and attending surgeon at department headquarters.
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