Saipan Cleansed; Airplanes Sprayed Island With DDT, Killing Every Insect

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Saipan Cleansed; Airplanes Sprayed Island With DDT, Killing Every Insect

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31611

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In an address which he delivered on the Army Hour Program Brig. Gen. Raymond W. Bliss, Assistant Surgeon General, said that when he visited Saipan last August about 8,000 Japs had been killed. That did not astonish him. What did astonish him was the total

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'Saipan Cleansed; Airplanes Sprayed Island With DDT, Killing Every Insect', New York Times

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“Saipan Cleansed; Airplanes Sprayed Island With DDT, Killing Every Insect,” Past Periodicals, accessed February 26, 2021, https://unsettlingscientificstories.omeka.net/items/show/21616.