Medicine: Artery Wash

By taking meticulous care against cuts and bruises Professor Thomas F. Sanford of the University of California has lived for 65 years. Like the Princes of Spain, he is a hemophiliac. His blood does not clot. Death has been for him a leech against which he has ever been on guard. Last week he lowered his guard for the sake of a mortally risky operation on his bladder and prostate. Coincidentally he began to have his entire blood system washed out with blood from twelve one-time students of his English classes. Eventually he hopes—if Death does not parry precautions—to change his...

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