Medicine: German Hygiene Museum

In Dresden, Germany, fortnight ago, the unique German Hygiene Museum was inaugurated. Simultaneously an International Hygiene Exhibition began a five-month session. So exemplary is the museum, so instructive the exhibition that the American Public Health Association is despatching a large delegation to study them both. After the U. S. group reaches Dresden, it will meet (July 6 and 7) with similar delegations from a score of other countries for a world health progress.

The purpose of the German Hygiene Museum is to persuade lazy, ignorant, indifferent people to look after their own...

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