Goldberger J, Waring CH, Tanner WF (1923)

Pellagra prevention by diet among inmates. Public Health Reports 38:2361-2368.

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Joseph Goldberger (1874-1929)


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‘Cornbread, beans and black molasses’ can be downloaded here as an mp3.

Cornbread, beans and black molasses’  comes from the album ‘Doctor write me a prescription for the blues’ by Doctor Harp’s Medicine Band.

Sales of the album raise funds for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity.

It is available from and from Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charitable Trust (tel: 0044 121 333 8525) for £10 plus £1.50 p&p., as well as from the i-tunes blues collection.

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