Florence Morning News Newspaper Archives Aug 19 1955, Page 1

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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - August 19, 1955, Florence, South CarolinaThe weather mostly fair hot my humid with Domce of widely Cream own High 95 Low 73. Details on Page 10-a. Vol. Xxxii no. 153 published in the heart of the pee pee farm area in the Palmetto state a Florence s. C., Friday morning August 1955 Reader s tip new radar device for Auto mobiles May prevent crashes by automatically stopping cars. Story on Page 8-a. Daily Joc weekly 35c negro Little leagues Start storm in South emergency polio Ward at Haynes memorial Hospital Boston is shown crammed with 21 Iron lungs As Bostons polio epidemic tops 500 cases. Critical patients Are lined up close together so hard pressed medical teams can give them fast emergency treatment. A wire photo Over 70 deaths in polio epidemic in Massachusetts Boston Ai if. 18 England polio cases continued to Rise today and in Massachusetts Massachusetts health Aulhorn an unofficial 72. Hes however saw a flattening out of the upward Case Load in the state and possibility of rapid drop in weeks not far ahead. Most of the population of the stale is concentrated. From there it has fanned out into the More thinly settled sections. Therefore or. Fiemster said. Meanwhile the director of Mas was an abnormally rapid Sach Selts division of Communia use s imply because the Large ble diseases said that a Peculiar Case pattern in this state this year apparently brought polio to a Peak Here ahead of Oiler areas. Or. Roy f. Feemster said it is possible that other regains of the country May find their polio cases increasing in weeks ahead while those in Massachusetts decline. The reason normally Massa Sells polio outbreaks have started in less populous parts of the state and have moved later to the Cen ters of heavy population. This year lie pattern was reversed. The polio wave began in the East Ern Region around Boston where population centers suffered first. Ning of a rapid drop May be expected in another two or three weeks. With the wave having passed beyond the heavy Popula Tion Region he explained there Are ewer persons remaining to encounter infection. Boston health commissioner or. And this Rise Drew attention ill John h. Cauley reported Active would not have received if it Fol 275 in Eastern Weed Belt opening set Back 2 Days love . Theme reaches Mew High i Moscow aug. 18 love meeting in Sun Francisco. Enlil i americans Campaign reached a some american it new High in Moscow today. I literary Gazette a writers news Raleigh n.c., aug. 18 i paper devoted three quarters of one cannot be mistaken. Ampi Ca is not Mccarthy

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