Boy's Own Paper,  1 (1879), 63.

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British Medical Journal

[1] What Comes from Smoking


Narcotics, Disease, Human Development

    Describes an investigation into the smoking habits of boys under the age of fifteen which revealed the serious effects of the habit on the digestion, sleep, and circulation.

[2] Electrical Phenomena


Electricity, Death

    Presents a report from H C Fletcher of the Scots Guards who describes some strong and even fatal effects of electricity.

[3] "Headers" in Swimming


Amusement, Health, Accidents

[4] Dogs, and How to Manage Them


Animal Behaviour, Health, Nutrition

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