Farmboys Not as Healthy as Urban Ones

Higher than average number of farmboys are rejected for military service.

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Farmboys Not as Healthy as Urban Ones - Find. Farm Youths Not As Healthy As Cousins...
Find. Farm Youths Not As Healthy As Cousins COLUMBUS. O., Jan. 29 UP)—A ..belief that farm youths are healthier than the city cousins hag been refuted by selective service service figures, Dr. A. R. Mangus, rural sociologist at Ohio State university, university, said today, He urged the farm population to do something about it. Rejection of farm workers In the 18 and 19-year-old age bracket bracket is running 62 percent above the average for other registrants, and is higher than any other major occupational group in the nation, Mangus said.

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  1. Beatrice Daily Sun,
  2. 30 Jan 1944, Sun,
  3. Page 1

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