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MCCLOSKEY I think that's unnecessary. PORTER



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MCCLOSKEY

I think that's unnecessary.


PORTER

Well if, and it is still a very big if, swine flu turns into a pandemic, it won't be the first time an outbreak of flu has caused mayhem across the world. The 1918 Spanish flu pandemic infected around a third of the world's population, killing at least 50 million people. Although, at the outset, few realised quite how lethal it would prove.


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The Times - May 31st 1918

The Spanish ambassador in London stated yesterday that the epidemic which has broken out in Spain is not of a serious character. The illness presents the symptoms of influenza with slight gastric disturbance.


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