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'Rabid bat on Ilchester Road' [History Matters]
'Rabid bat on Ilchester Road' [History Matters]

October 1965 Rabid bat on Ilchester Road "The discovery this week of a rabid bat in the Ilchester Road area has led County Health authorities to issue a warning to residents not to handle nocturnal creatures. Positive identification of the bat as rabid was made by the State health Department laboratory after the animal was killed by a Beagle puppy it had attacked. "While it is not certain the puppy was bitten, its owner, F. R. Logan of Ilchester Road, has had the pet vaccinated and it is under surveillance." "When the decision was made several years ago to move the Howard County Public Library out of Ellicott City, few realized the void the move would create....