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December 5, 1918

Increasing cases of pulmonary tuberculosis are noted in England, Spain and the US resulting from the influenza. Advice is to not waste money on the patent medicines and become a fresh air crank. Senator Borah starts the Senate debate on the peace process.

Source: “Advice to ‘Flu’ Convalescents,” The Grangeville Globe, Grangeville, Idaho, December 5, 1918. Page 3, Column 6.

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