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  •  One of my mother's sisters had scarlet fever and (0+ / 0-)

    was mentally damaged by it-- she was somewhat "retarded" after the fever and as my mother told the story, it of course marked the whole course of the rest of her life.  This back in the 1920s.

    That's one more thing to add to my long list of small problems. --my son, age 10

    by concernedamerican on Sat Apr 27, 2013 at 02:56:48 AM PDT

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