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Walthamstow 1904

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Walthamstow]

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The deaths from Measles and Whooping Cough since 1889 were as follows:—

18891890189118921893189418951896
Measles40141283938719
Whooping Cough54163234251537
18971898189919001901190219031904
Measles193932343145255
Whooping Cough2124335426233432
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The following figures supplied by Mr. Jones, the School Attendance
Superintendent, show the number of children away from school during
the year from these alleged causes:—
TABLE XXII.

For the Year ending December, 1904.

Month.Measles.Whooping Cough.Weeks.
January711113
February991794
March1,4365485
April7681883
May1,3662073
June2,9492184
July2,2194185
AugustThis month is the summer holidays.
September1882825
October512644
November422924
December352453
Total9,2242,95243
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