Health Board Closes Up City to Fight 'Flu' - Are Many Cases

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Health Board Closes Up City to Fight 'Flu' - Are Many Cases - is reports from Berlin that i dispatch mental...
is reports from Berlin that i dispatch mental HEALTH BOARD CLOSK UP CITY TO flGHT 'FLU'; all, j dom- | morn-i Over Otie Hundred Cases Have Been Reported to Date NO MORE DEATHS HEALTH BOARD IS CO-OPKRAT- IXG A \ D REQUEST ALL CITIZENS TO OBSERVE REGULV TIONS. LOITERING IN POOL- ETC., PROHIBITED the was com- " Therr- are between 125 end 150 ro^rs of influenza in this city. This was determined .at a meeting of h r a l t h board held Saturday 17 he exact number of cases in i a was unknown "to everyone until the ditierent physicians had tabulated tabulated their cases a.nJ reported to T)r. French, city health physician. Thi^ ^ as not done until Saturday afternoon afternoon - ' f Owinr to the tjnexpibcted large number ot cast's it;*was thought best f o call a meeting I of the health board apd have sGtne action taken. r Hiis meetiner ,^wa* held Saturday nig-ht. After tie situation ^was thoroughly thoroughly considewjet -the board issued o'-ders closing aw churches, schools, -·i^I*" " «. * * ^ ~ _" , * J^ti "^ , ,,, 'VJT ' J» "" A- · - · - I "-*'',._ l T i theatres, lodges, "crWSr-and -. other Places of assemblage?- loitering; in cigar stores, saloons, poolrooms, bowling alleys, billiard parlors and other places is prohibited. The order bec.nne effective Sunday Sunday night at 12 o'clock and will remain in force for an indefinite period period or until the situation warrants lifting the ban From now on physicians must pert the number of n-ew cases to French so a close watch can be Ktpt. The health authorities and ty authorities are doing everything everything possible to-fi-heck the disease, citizens are requested to avoid con-.

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  1. The Chronicle-Telegram,
  2. 14 Oct 1918, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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