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Issue Details: First known date: 1902... 1902 The Case of Jeffrey Watson
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After his rival sends an anonymous letter to a government in the grips of a leprosy outbreak, Jeffrey Watson is mistakenly sent to the local lazaret, brimming with people both suffering from leprosy and mistakenly diagnosed by a panicking government.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Chronicle 31 May 1902 8820088 1902 newspaper issue 1902 pg. 43-44
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Telegraph 4 November 1902 8846978 1902 newspaper issue 1902 pg. 9
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Week 24 October 1902 8847028 1902 newspaper issue 1902 pg. 32-33
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