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GF pool halls, movies closed during
epidemic of influenza here in 1918

Published 10/10/2009, Grand Forks Herald

UND was closed in October when the flu epidemic of 1918 spread through campus and its army training camp. And everything was shut down in Grand Forks in October 1918. The schools were closed. Public meetings were banned. There were no church services. There could be no public funerals.

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