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These are important but they are
of secondary consideration as com
pared -with tie question of the health
fulness of the resort and its sani
They do not stop to realize or learn
that typhoid fever is a disease of man.
That the germ which causes it leaves
the body of the perspn sick with the
disease in his discharges, and that
TU- OUT AAtHM tiivic---
when these are taken by a well per
son a second case of the disease is
They do not stop to realize that the
germs of typhoid fever are carried
from siok to the well in water and
food and by flies and the- fingers.
And typbo.id is essentially a disease
of the country because in tie country
the opportunity for the transference
of the germs of the disease from the
sick to well are greater than they are
in the city.
If a well from which the drinking
water is drawn is so situated that
waste water drains into it, then only
too often the "old oaken bucket"
leads to the new oaken casket.
Rickety, old, thatch-covered cow
stables may be picturesque, but
usually this type also is filthy and
often the milk which comes from
cows housed in them is tainted
tainted with death.
Typhoid germs live in ordinary soil
and in water for several months, so
that there is great danger in living
in close proximity to pools of water
formed by the sewage and drainage
from stables and barns or outhouses.
Typhoid is particularly to be dread
ed because preeminently it is a dis
ease of youth, by far the larger pro
portion of those attacked by it being
between the ages of 10 and 50 years.
Thus its power for interfering with
the normal husines sactivities of thd
community are second to that of noj
other disease. And for every death!
which it causes, it has been estimate
that there are half a dozen otbecj
cases. " i
The General Managajpi- Are yaql
aware the cashier has taken a half
interest in a yacht? '
The Confidential Adviser No.,
Perhaps we had better see he does'
not become a full-fledg'ed skipper. ,
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AN EXCHANGE, ALL RIGHT ,
'Ta, what Is a stock exchange?" ,"
"A place, my son, where ah. out
sider is apt to exchange a stock of.
money for a stock of experience."-
New York Mail.
PARASOL-VEIL F6R SUMMER GIRL WHO FEARSJ
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Peek-a-boo! We all see you there, hats, and an especially effective ar
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your new parasol vefl. signed by Miss Sophie Schauls, the"
They are fetching and very becom- girl whom artists and fashion design
ing, those new curtained or veiled ers have called the "ideal American
parasols worn with the small summer girL"