Posts tagged
‘smallpox’

Kiss the Corpse and Then You Die

Kiss the Corpse and Then You Die The custom of kissing the corpse often led to death from infectious disease.

The Devil in a Diving Suit -Scared to Death in Toledo

The Devil in a Diving Suit -Scared to Death in Toledo The story of the unfortunate Mrs Joseph Smolinski of Toledo, Ohio, scared to death by–a Public Health Official?