1918 influenza pandemic survivor interview: Mrs. Edna Register Boone

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Mrs. Boone, 100 year-old resident of Mobile, tells how her family was the only family in a small rural Alabama
area that did not contract the flu during the 1918 flu outbreak. Mrs. Boone’s family all became responders in
her community. Her parents become instant nurses and she delivered soup to the door of ill families.


A great video thanks to AlabamaArchives; below is the link to this YouTube channel:

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  1. TCT Radio part of the Awake Radio Network

    So many insights and wisdom… baking soda is indeed an excellent defense against a multitude of dis ease. A very wise elder, I also like her wisdoms regarding the community, each doing what they can, for the benefit of each other.

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