After a national runny-nose count, the indefatigable Dr. Gallup
announced last week that 1) children under ten have nearly twice as
many colds as people in their 20s, 2) more farmers (by a handkerchief's
breadth) have colds than villagers and cosmopolites, 3)
21,000,000 citizens had colds between Dec. 15 and 22.
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