Monthly Cyclopaedia and Medical Bulletin, 1908, Vol. 22

Monthly Cyclopaedia and Medical Bulletin, 1908, Vol. 22 : Consolidated (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Monthly Cyclopaedia and Medical Bulletin, 1908, Vol. 22: Consolidated IN a summary report by Dr. Hamer, of the London County Council, on the fly nuisance, according to his investigation, he concludes that the most productive of all factors in the fly genesis are accumulations of horse manure; but all collections of dust and other refuse act as breeding grounds, though less actively, and promote fly nuisance in their neighborhood. He observed that such refuse placed over two hundred yards away from dwellings, distinctly influences the number of flies that may haunt the houses. His investigations also clearly and scientifically corroborated the common belief that children, dirty walls and ceilings, particles of food on the floor and in the sinks, are particularly congenial to flies and influences them to haunt such places. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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