Comments for: Tuberculosis crusade galvanized Bangor

Posted Jan. 08, 2012, at 3:27 p.m.

An oddly titled editorial, THE ONE-LUNGERS GET BUSY, appeared in the Bangor Daily News on Nov. 8, 1911. The subject was not the new one-cylinder boat engines, also called one-lungers, that could be heard chugging up and down the Penobscot River. Rather it was about the treatment of victims of …

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