Vichy - Source Lucas spring at the spa
Vichy, France - 'Source Lucas' spring water at the spa. Water Temperature recorded at 28 degrees. One of the many different 'sources' in the 'Grande Palais des Sources' at Vichy.
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Injured soldiers, WW1, 3rd Southern General Hospital, Oxford
Injured soldiers - WW1 - No. 1003 Cowley Section - 3rd Southern General Hospital, Oxford. The importance of light and fresh air in aiding recovery was very prevalent in medical thinking at this time, hence the outdoor booths/bays and wheeled beds enabling the patients to be wheeled out into the sunlight to receive a hearty top-up of Vitamin D. Date: circa 1916
Advert for Mrs. Adair, Genesh Patent chin strap 1905
Genesh Patent chin strap, cures double chin, and takes away the line from nose to month. Strong straps to cure snoring and Domino straps to cure puffiness under eyes and takes away lines. Muscles of the eyes can also be strenthened with oil. Or you could have antiseptic electrolysis removal of hair.
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