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TABLE Numbers 3.--Showing the specific causes of rejection, grouped according to the official list of disqualifying diseases and infirmities, &c.--Continued.

Cause of rejection Total Ratio

rejected rejected

per 1,000

examined.

15. Loss of none; deformity of the 13 .3

nose; ozoena

16. Complete deafness; purulent 257 6.6

otorrhea

17, 18,19,20,23. Dumbness, permanent 21 .5

loss of voice; diseases and

deformities and deformities of

jaws and tongue

21. Stammering excessive and 78 2.0

confirmed

22. Loss of a sufficient number of 907 23.6

teeth to prevent mastication of

food

24,. Tumors of the neck; fistula of 11 .3

the larynx; torticollis

25,26. Deformity of the chest; 419 10.9

deficient amplitude of chest

27. Hernia 1,317 35.2

28,29. Diseases of the rectum and 38 1.0

anus; old and ulcerated internal

piles

30,31,32. Diseases of the penis; 165 4.5

incontinence of urine; stone in

the balder

33,34. Disease and injuries of the 43 1.1

testicle

34. Varicocele 175 4.5

35. Curvatures and caries of the 34 .8

spine

36. Loss of an arm, forearm, hand, 119 3.1

thing, leg, or foot

37,38,.39, Wounds; fractures; 54 1.4

dislocations, diseases of the bones;

muscular contractions and tumors.

40,41,42,43,44. Loss of thumbs and 1,717 44.6

fingers; deformities of hands and

fingers

45,46,47,48,49. Deformities of feet 342 8.9

and toes; loss of toes

50. Varicose veins of inferior 273 7.1

extremities

51. Chronic ulcers; extensive, 164 4.2

deep, and adherent cicatrices of

lower extremities

52. Miscellaneous 778 20.2

TABLE Numbers 4.-Showing the numbers examined in each district and rejected for certain diseases and infirmities, with the rations rejected for each disease per 1,000 examined.

Diseases

of heart.

State Distri Number Imbeci Insani Epilep Diseas Orgic

ct examin lity ty sy es of

ed brain

and

spinal

cord

Maine Fourth 2,311 18 ... 19 5 12

Do Fifth 2,943 5 ... 18 4 32

Vermon Second 2,554 29 2 18 5 37

t

Massac Eighth 2,653 15 10 20 ... 30

husett

s

Rhode First 2,728 22 8 24 6 ...

Island

New Sevent 2,196 7 ... 17 1 7

York eenth

Do Twenti 1,517 7 7 42 ... 107

eth

Do Twent 2,702 6 6 37 3 22

y-

second

Do Twent 3,110 9 6 24 1 ...

y-

fourth

Do Twent 2,424 11 5 29 4 73

y-

ninth

Pennsy Fifth 2,328 14 ... 24 1 ...

lvania

Do Ninete 3,053 13 2 29 ... 80

enth

Do Twent 2,622 20 9 21 4 19

y-

first

Do Twent 2,608 6 ... 18 1 50

y-

third

Do Twent 2,665 10 9 18 3 20

y-

fourth

Total .... 38,414 192 64 358 38 489

Ratio ..... ..... 4.99 1.66 9.31 .98 12.72

reject

ed per

1,000

examin

ed

Diseases

of heart Diseases of lungs

State Distri Funct Infla Asth Bornc Pleur Herra Misce

ct ional mmato ma hite itis hage llane

ry ous

Maine Fourth .... 45 17 18 10 12 5

Do Fifth 1 1 ... 4 1 ... 85

Vermon Second 20 .... 4 .... 1 ... 6

t

Massac Eighth .... 2 ... .... ..... 3 1

husett

s

Rhode First 84 .... 15 .... .... 1 44

Island

New Sevent .... 1 6 2 1 3 ...

York eenth

Do Twenti .... 4 24 2 .... ... 27

eth

Do Twent .... .... 6 ... .... .... ...

y-

second

Do Twent 32 .... .... ... .... .... 101

y-

fourth

Do Twent .... 5 33 .... ..... 12 10

y-

ninth

Pennsy Fifth 25 ... 3 .... ..... ... 53

lvania

Do Ninete ..... .... 5 .... .... ... ....

enth

Do Twent 2 2 4 11 .... .... 1

y-

first

Do Twent ... 2 .... 1 .... .... 2

y-

third

Do Twent .... ... 7 12 ... 5 41

y-

fourth

Total .... 164 62 124 50 13 36 377

Ratio ..... 4.26 1.67 3.22 1.30 .33 .92 9.81

reject

ed per

1,000

examin

ed