Posted: February 2, 2013 at 4:44 a.m.
100 YEARS AGO Feb. 2, 1913 Because of the prevalence of smallpox in Oklahoma, across the boundary line from Ashdown, Ark., Gov. Joe T. Robinson yesterday ordered Dr. Morgan Smith, secretary of the State Board of Health, to that place, with instructions to institute a quarantine if necessary to prevent the disease from gaining a foothold in Little River county.
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Arkansas, Pages 14 on 02/02/2013