Miscellany

1895 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
In the thirty-three greater towns of England and Wales with ail estimated population of 10,458,442, for the week ending Decomber 29th, the death-rate was 18.0 Deaths reported 3,(115 ; acute diseases ol llio respiratory organs (London) 332, measles 153, diphtheria 54, fever 5(1, whooping-cough 51, scarlet fever 34, small-pox (London, Birmingham, Liverpool and Hull 1 each) 4. The death-rate ranged from (1.5 in Croydon to 2(1.2 in Preston ;
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