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The scan of this page is blurred on the left side, as if too bright a light messed up the shot. The sentence that starts just before and on the blurred page says, “Who are responsible for the for the introduction of venereal disaeses into marriage and the consequent (unreadable text) of the lives of innocent women and children?” It’s as if Google didn’t want us to know…”

Submitted by Sam Manno, of Dr. Terry Harpold’s University of Florida course Hypermedia: Futures of Reading.

From p. 24 of Rational Sex Ethics by Walter Franklin Robie (1918). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization.

Illustration washed out by filter: “Small glanders tubercle in the liver of a guinea-pig, dead twenty-one days after subcutaneous inoculation. High power. The chromatin bodies, leucocytes, etc., are shown. In the periphery are seen several of the deeply staining nuclei of liver cells. Stained with fuchsin and aurantia.”

From p. 594 of The Journal of Experimental Medicine, v. 1 (1896). [Here]