Miscellany

1896 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
an estimated population of 10,816,971, for the week ending October 3d, the death-rate was 15.7. Deaths reported, 3,272: diarrhea 114, diphtheria 99, scarlet fever 53, measles 45, fever 43, whooping-cough 31. The death-rates ranged from 10.0 in Brighton to 20.8 in Bolton:
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