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Brooklyn Eagle: September 15: ON THIS DAY in 1922, Turks massacre 2,000 as Smyrna burns


ON THIS DAY IN 1918, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle reported, “Rumors that Spanish influenza is prevalent in Brooklyn have been going the rounds for the last two days. The sudden change from hot to cold weather last week did cause many cases of influenza in the borough and elsewhere, but the truth of the matter, […]

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