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蝇令你生病 : 霍乱. 腸熱. .痢症


Enormous flies landing on lavatories and dustbins and then onto food. At the bottom on the psoter is a sick woman with an anxious doctor. Text above image sayed "Flies eat nightsoil and refuse and then eat rice. People who eat that rice will become sick and die" (蝇食糞及垃圾便食饭。人食其飯便病 一 死!) Handwritten inscription on poster by John S. Willis, in Hong Kong, April 1947. Willis has translated the Chinese into English

Author / Creator Unknown
Format 1 poster : color ; 60 x 45 cm
Publisher 衛生局
Year 1947?
Language Chinese
HKBU Library collection Propaganda Art Collection
Work type Poster
Subject(s) Public health
Keyword(s) Health education
https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/k27-235
Library record View the record in HKBU library catalogue
Copyrighted CC BY-NC 4.0

Cite this image as: "蝇令你生病 : 霍乱. 腸熱. .痢症", in Hong Kong Baptist University Library Art Collections, accessed 20/06/2424, https://bcc.lib.hkbu.edu.hk/artcollection/k27-235.

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