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SAYS ilCKNEVs AT ALL A(3ES dF
LIFE IS INCpEASIQv
Colorado Springs, Colo,, Sept. 1$,
Dr. Ji A. Kellogg, BatUeCjreek,
$Uch., pas caused considerable de
bate by hia. address to" delegates to
convention of AmeHcn J?ublic
Health AssociatJon7 " t , ( ,
"tublic health workas not1 only
failed to prevent rijice degeneracy'
he decliredj "jt has actually, acceler
ated the rate of decay. Acute mafa
dies andi&dvere conditions ofHie are
a natural niearis of weedine. out
weatckjiks aiidsecjmnjgl the Burylyfti,
of the Attest. Public , health work,
protection df water 'supblie ana im
proving the genera envirpnmept df
human life has In large'meksure sew
aside this great piolpgicllaw.
"He is no longer thb flt'tesr who
survives butithe indvidifal yho fs of
fered most protoction.Theresferv
tion of fchese fweak and unfijt individ
uals increases trie average death age,
but at the 3ame time decreases the
average1 stamina ' of the race.
Thrphgh heredity,-weak strains are
estapusnea wnicAJCQirupt ana ae-i
nrediate the strdriker ories more anfl
morfe frrim oiie genfiratiotiQ'andther
"Sickness'at all agestof Jife (s in
creasing Public. snittlQi ii not
lessening th mortality from chfonib
'diaekae, which, isj.tne contrary,
incrfeasibg at a BUtprisingJy, J-apip
rate. s. 'JL. . .l. '
"We are facejto face, with a race
disease. wbich.jnut inevitably fad in
raoft suicide. Insanity is iiicreasinfer
at an alaraUng J j-atehich, ii.npt
cheqked. means tnatiuu years Hence
nine pet.ce.nt of.thi population will
be insane, idiotic or imbecile;." t
Marie I Yyonqer flow old you are?
lulia. I test told you rayagfe. M&lf e
ST-Yes; h,at'S wpat set me wonden-
m JPOtrrThPy say tHat every .woman
is beautiful in someone's eyes, Do
you believe it? Jack-Cerfainly, if'
jou include her iJwn.
chap, toLmeei; a pVrfebh' froth England,
you knoV, on an American JEorougb
faie. HiB-name Was ''AWkins", a flrst
rate ihosfler on the other side, you
know,. .On jheetlng mete failed to
touch his, hat. .He extended his hand
Ih. democratic. -fashion' dnd spake as
f011ows: i , -m
"HI, soy, hid 'pjer,. wouldn't it
hrJVp vnitr clrtc T'v hpon in thlc 'ova
J)lqoipin" country fpFthree months,
and I'm getting 'ep to the bally lan-
get your, got ow the folks, at 'ome
drop their haitches' and spiel copk
ney. It niikes me lawff hevery toime
i iye-'em the ohe-hoyer, tlj'm
goin' to be an Hammerican cit, an
Henny, gihK.wo.t dou'VloTke. $ se a
TtcTllrin It tVio erllnr nlo-r flat mo?
l-SutJii-PPy, fllS tfqdBle with tnis jia-
tion is mere s toq many DJoonim- ior
cjgners swarinlnih oh usl"
iky vord! '