SUSPECT ON MONOWAI.
CHRISTCHURCH, April 7. Some uneasiness was caused at Lyttelton yesterday on receipt of news that au, epidemic suspect was on, board the Monowai, which arrived from Wellington and Auckland. The patient, a woman passenger, was brought to Christchurch Hospital for observation.
Dr. Chesson, District Health Officer^ stated to-day that the case was certainly not pneumonic influenza, and symptoms really pointed to gastric (trouble.
Referring to the fact that the Mono,wai came from Auckland, Dr. Chesson remarked that she left there two days before the Niagara arrived, so there was no cause of anxiety on that account.
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SUSPECT ON MONOWAI., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9580, 7 April 1919
SUSPECT ON MONOWAI. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9580, 7 April 1919
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