strange but true

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From the San Francisco Call, Volume 96, Number 157, November 4, 1904, Page 7

“An extraordinary mishap in connection with treatment by radium is reported to have occurred at one of the London hospitals, says the St. James Gazette.

A man was attending the hospital suffering from cancer in the tongue. It was decided to try the effects of radium, but instead of applying…

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Rusty Alderson

Rusty Alderson

Retired technologist — eschewing cubicles; observer extraordinaire; perpetual student; philosopher; poet; essayist; advocate for nature and wilderness.