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I .CRETAN ANTIQUITIES. I

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LONG LIVERS. I

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LONG LIVERS. More people over a hundred years of age are found in mild "climates than in the higher lati- tudes. According to the last census of the German Empire, of a population of fifty-five million only seventy-eight have passed the hundredth year. France, with a population of forty million, has two hundred and thirteen centenarians. In England there are one hundred and forty-six, in Ireland five hundred and eight, and in Scotland forty-six. Sweden hasten and Norway twenty-three, Belgium five, Denmark two, Switzerland none, Spain with a population of eighteen millions has four hundred and one persons over one hundred years of age. Of the two million two hundred and fifty thousand inhabitants of Servia, five hundred and seventy- five have passed the century mark.

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