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Acting Assistant Surgeon arriving Bills of health causes cholera County Apr Date dead Destination diphtheria disinfected district ended July enteric fever epidemic Estimated population etc.—Continued examined follows foreign fruit fumigated granted health issued Hongkong Honolulu hospital Houses including diphtheria including enteric fever India infected Island Italy Julv July July 11 June 13 June 27 Manila Mass measles Members of crews month mosquitoes Naples November number of deaths Number of passengers occurred Ohio Orleans Passed Assistant Surgeon passengers personnel Pieces Place plague port Present Province Public Health quarantinable diseases rats received rejection Remarks reports San Francisco sanitary condition scarlet fever Sept Service smallpox steerage passengers taken tion Total number town transit trapped tuberculosis United Veracruz Vessels inspected vicinity Week ended August Week ended June Week ended October Week ended September whooping cough yellow fever York
Page 1359 - The following are received from Dr. Eduardo Liceaga, President of the Superior Board of Health of Mexico: September 2. There was 1 new case of yellow fever at the port of Veracruz on August 31. There was a new case of yellow fever at Merida August 31. Report from
Page 1009 - inorganic refuse, such as cinders and ashes from houses and industrial establishments, may be employed, or sufficient earth may be dug from a near-by knoll or hill, care being observed that in so doing a depression capable of holding water is not made. Potholes in bowlders and irregularities in the rocky bed of a stream may be
Page 1010 - cover employed it should not be removed except for cleaning or refilling the barrel. The water should be drawn from a spigot. Where the water is very turbid and must undergo sedimentation before being used, several barrels should be provided for its storage and the water used from each barrel in turn. In such a case
Page 1008 - post holes, and holes in trees or tree stumps, but they usually prefer grass-bordered pools, slowly flowing ditches, the margins of lakes and streams, even such as are stocked with fish, provided the margins are shallow or are more or less choked with reeds and water plants so that the fish
Page 1013 - cubic feet. In this proportion the film of condensation is slight and is rapidly dissipated after the doors and windows are opened, which should be freely done after an exposure of two hours. As in the case of pyrethrum. sheets of paper preferably adhesive should be placed under
Page 1008 - from its pupal case through a rent in the region of the breathing tubes. The time from the laying of the egg to the emergence of the winged insect may therefore be as short
Page 1009 - and pupa, the latter being the adult, winged insect. Accordingly, the measures aimed at the destruction of the mosquito naturally fall into two classes: (a) Those directed against the larva and pupa—the aquatic stages—and (b) those directed against the adult.
Page 1014 - to carefully screen all outside windows and doors. The main entrance should in addition be guarded by a screened vestibule of such a depth as to make it impossible for a person to hold both doors open at the same time. The