Beware of Steel Traps
Health, Physics, Electricity, Disability, Mental Illness
Following 'Professor Knotz's' claim that 'whatever conducts the electricity of the body from it will occasion direct debility', anticipates the dangers of wearing steel hoops, which debilitate the body and the mind of the wearer.
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