National Geographic : 1947 Jan
) National Geographic Society ioaacnrome DyMelville nent urosvenor "Drink from These Red Jars and You Will Return to Camagiiey!" Senora Izquierdo Admonished Guests inHer Fine Patio Many old homes still preserve the jars which formerly collected rain water-and mosquito "wigglers"! After Walter Reed proved that theAedes aegypti mosquito carried yellow fever, open containers were covered. Across the street was born Carlos Finlay, the Cuban doctor who suggested that mosquitoes spread "yellow jack."