The increase of population in the United States is 100,000 per month, exclusive of immigration, which last year was 518,000. The present population is estimated to be 64,000,000, and the next census, to be taken in July, 1890, will probably give 67,000,000. The use of opiates by Parisian ladies is rapidly increasing. The injection of morphia was the latest form in which a remedy for ennui was sought, but the new drug called “ exalgine ” has been introduced, and is even more deleterious than morphia
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Page 4 Advertisements Column 2, Evening Star, Issue 7929, 10 June 1889
Page 4 Advertisements Column 2 Evening Star, Issue 7929, 10 June 1889
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