Extracts from a Star-Gazer's Diary
John Stump md
Letter, Drollery; Diary, Spoof
The author believes his observations will clear up the problem of the spots that John F W Herschel and James South discovered on Jupiter. His diary records the increase of red spots on Jupiter's 'face' and ends with the conclusion that 'Jupiter has got the—Measles'.
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