Washington Post, December 17, 1910. You heard the doctor: mince pie and beans are bringing about race deterioration. And not only in Connecticut and Maine.
Is the Turk as the prime physical example of the species a common theme in 1910 or just a one-off from Dr. Turck?
It was a new one on me. I’m more familiar with the geopolitical trope of Turkey as “the sick man of Europe.”
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