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WYOMING.

Infant and maternal hygiene:

Louise Buford, R. N., supervisor.
Appropriations for biennial period ending
Mar. 31, 1924:

State board of health................... $10,000
Salary of secretary.

. 8,000
Salary board members......
Bureau of maternity and infant hygiene. 6,000
Total...

.... 24,500 Publications issued by health department:

Biennial report.
Bimonthly bulletin.

Board of health:

C. Y. Beard, M. D., Cheyenne.
R. W. Hale, M. D., Thermopolis.
G. M. Anderson, M. D., secretary and execu-

tive ofñcer, Cheyenne. Earl E. Whedon, Sheridan.

Edw. S. Lauzer, M. D., Rock Springs. Executive health officer: *G. M. Anderson, M. D., State health officer,

Cheyenne.

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DEATHS DURING WEEK ENDED SEPTEMBER 15, 1923.

Summary of information received by telegraph from industrial insurance companies for week ended September 15, 1923, and corresponding week of 1922. (From the Weekly Health Index, September 18, 1923, issued by the Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce.)

Week ended Corresponding

Sept. 15, 1923. week, 1922. Policies in force........

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54, 927, 298 50,560, 741 Number of death claims....

9, 316

7,850 Death claims per 1,000 policies in force, annual rate......

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Deaths from all causes in certain large cities of the United States during the week ended

September 15, 1923, infant mortality, annual death rate, and comparison with corresponding week of 1922. (From the Weekly Health Index, September 18, 1923, issued by the Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce.)

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Deaths from all causes in certain large cities of the United States duing the week ended

September 15, 1923, infant mortality, annual death rate, and comparison with corresponding week of 1922. (From the Weekly Health Index, September 18, 1923, issued by the Bureau of the Census, Department of Commerce.)- Continued.

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Bronx Borough
Brooklyn Borough...
Manhattan Borough
Queens Borough..

Richmond Borough
Newark, N. J..
Norfolk, Va...
Oakland, Calif..
Omaha, Nebr..
Paterson, N.J...
Philadelphia, Pa
Pittsburgh, Pa..
Portland, Oreg..
Providence, R.I.
Richmond, Va..
Rochester, N.Y..
St. Louis, Mo.....
St. Paul, Minn....
Salt Lake Cit
San Antonio, Tex...
San Francisco, Ca
Seattle, Wash...
Spokane, Wash..
Springfield Mass.
Syracuse, N.Y.
Tacoma, Wash....
Toledo, Ohio...
Trenton, N.J..
Utica, N.Y...
Washington, D. C.
Wilmington, Del.
Worcester, Mass.
Yonkers, N. Y...
Youngstown, Ohio.....

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1 Annual rate per 1,000 population.

* Deaths under 1 year per 1,000 births an annual rate based on deaths under 1 year for the week and estimated births for 1922. Cities left blank are not in the registration area for births.

8 Deaths for week ended Friday, Sept. 14, 1923.

PREVALENCE OF DISEASE.

No health department, State or local, can effectively prevent or control disease without

knowledge of when, where, and under what conditions cases are occurring.

UNITED STATES.

CURRENT STATE SUMMARIES.

These reports are preliminary and the figures are subject to change when later returns are received by the State health officers

Reports for Week Ended Sept. 22, 1923.

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ALABAMA.

CALIFORNIA.
Cases.

Cases. Cerebrospinal meningitis

1 Cerebrospinal meningitis-Los Angeles......... Diphtheria.................

Dengue.......

182 “Devil's grip”.....................

42 | Infuenza..........

............. Diphtheria...

68 Lethargic encephalitis: Dysentery....

San Francisco.... Influenza...................................

Upland.................. Malaria...

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Measles...... Measles....

Poliomyelitis: Mumps....

Los Angeles Pellagra....

Los Angeles County .......... Pneumonia.......

Ontario.......... Scarlet fever.

San Bernardino County ....... Smallpox..

Scarlet fever........ Tetanus.....

Smallpox... Tuberculosis...

Typhoid fever... Typhoid fever.....

COLORADO. Whooping cough..............................

(Exclusive of Denver.) ARIZONA.

Chicken pox.... Diphtheria...........

Diphtheria. Pneumonia.....

Measles..... Scarlet fever....

Mumps..... Tuberculosis .:.

Pneumonia... Typhoid fever....

Scarlet fever....

Tuberculosis .....
ARKANSAS.

Typhoid fever...
Chicken pox...

CONNECTICUT.
Diphtheria.....
Hookworm disease...........

Cerebrospinal meningitis,...

Chicken pox................................... Influenza.....

Diphtheria...... Malaria......

Dysentery (bacilla Measles.....

Influenza... Mumps.....

Malaria.. Pellagra.

Measles..... Poliomyelitis.......

Mumps..... Scarlet fever....

Pneumonia (lobar). Smallpox.....

Poliomyelitis... Trachoma.....

Scarlet fever..... Tuberculosis...

Tuberculosis..... Typhoid fever....

Typhoid fever...... Whooping cough.........

21 | Whooping cough .......

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FLORIDA. Cerebrospinal meningitis...................... Diphtheria................................... Influenza.... Malaria...... Pneumonia..... Poliomyelitis... Typhoid fever........

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GEORGIA.
Chicken pox.
Conjunctivitis...
Diphtheria.
Dysentery (bacillary).
Hookworm disease
Iniuenza
Malaria...
Measles......

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Mumps.....
Pneumonia.....
Scarlet fever.....
Septic sore throat............................
Smallpox....
Tuberculosis (all forms).....................
Typhoid fever............
Typhus fever............
Whooping cough.........

Cerebrospinal meningitis..................
Chicken pox............................
Diphtheria..................................
Dysentery (bacillary).......................
German measles.............................
Influenza..................... ....***
Measles....
Mumps......
Pneumonia....
Poliomyelitis...
Scarlet fover...
Smallpox.....
Tuberculosis...
Typhoid fever..........
Whooping cough.................

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LOUISIANA.

ILLINOIS.

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Cerebrospinal meningitis-Iroquois County....
Diphtheria:

Cook County..............................
Kane County.......................

Scattering .............................
Influenza......
Lethargic encephalitis-Cook County..........
Pneumonia.
Poliomyelitis:

Cook County ..........
Du Page Coun
Kane County.....

Stephenson County..........
Scarlet fever:

Cock County............
McLean County.........

Seattering ..............................
Typhoid fever:

Cook County.....
Peoria County..

Scattering
Whooping cough.....................

INDIANA.

Chicken pox............... . ***
Diphtheria..........................
Measles.......
Pneumonia................................
Scarlct sever....
Tuberculosis...
Typhoid fever.......
Whooping cough...............

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Cerebrospinal meningitis.
Chicken pox........................******
Diphtheria....
Dysentery....
Influenza......
Malaria......
Measles......
Mumps......
Paratyphoid fever.........
Pellagra..............
Pneumonia (all forms).......
Scarlet fever........

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Chicken pox...........
Conjunctivitis (suppurati
Diphtheria......
German measles...........
Influenza............
Lethargic encephalitis.....
Malaria......
Measles......
Mumps...............
Ophthalmia neonatorum......
Pneumonis (lobar).........
Poliomyelitis.................................
Rabies.......................................
Scarlet fever.....
Septic sore throat.
Trachoma.......
Tuberculosis (all forms)...........
Typhoid fever........
Whooping cough..........

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Cerebrospinal meningitis...
Chicken pox....
Diphtheria...
Influenza..................................
Malaria....
Measles....
Pneumonia........
Poliomyelitis......
Scarlet fever............
Smallpox......
Typhoid fever.
Whooping cough..........

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Diphtheria....
Measles.....
Pellagra.....
Pneumonia.....
Poliomyelitis....
Scarlet fover.....
Smallpox.......
Tuberculosis....
Typhoid fever....
Whooping cough.........

(Exclusive of New York City.)
Cerebrospinal meningitis ........
Diphtheria......
Influenza......
Lethargic encephalitis.........
Measies......................*********
Pneumonia....

... Poliomyelitis.........

... Scarlet lover... Smallpox................................... Typhcid fever.......... Whooping cough..........

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MISSOURI. Chicken pox............ Diphtheria......... Epidemic sore throat........... Influenza............................... Measles..... Mumps...... Ophthalmia neonatorum..... Poliomyelitis...... Scarlet fever.....

NORTH CAROLINA.
Chicken pox..........
Diphtheria...
Measles.
Scarlet fever.
Septic sore throat..........
Smallpox........
Trachoma.....

Typhoid forer................. 57 | Whooping cough.........

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