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Collection: Richards Studio Collection Series: D88877-2         (Unique: 23677)
Date: 03-02-1955
Description: In March of 1955, four Stadium High School students surrounded the poster that showed the percentage of Stadium students participating in the free chest x-ray program at the school. The Junior board of the Tuberculosis Association of Pierce County was sponsoring a contest between the regions high schools with the slogan "Throw out your chest." The school with the highest percentage of participation in the free chest x-rays program would receive a 1 1/2 foot trophy. Early detection through x-rays and early treatment were the two strongest weapons against the spread of TB. Stadium students, left to right, are Judy Dokry, Doris Zoebel, Mary Rowland and Michael Johnson. (TNT 3/6/1955, pg. A-12, 3/7/1955, pg. 26) TPL-8335
Subjects: Tuberculosis League of Pierce County (Tacoma); Students--Tacoma--1950-1960; Tuberculosis--Tacoma--1950-1960; Community service--Tacoma--1950-1960; Stadium High School (Tacoma)--1950-1960; Dokry, Judy; Zoebel, Doris; Rowland, Mary; Johnson, Michael;
Image type: Black & White
Print type: Fiber base-Glossy
Print format: 8x10"
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