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Here’s how the epidemic played out – day by day – for the two weeks after the Liberty Loan Parade that many experts say led to the explosion of influenza in Philadelphia.

Final of two elements “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times,” Charles Dickens wrote in 1859. Almost 60 years later it was an apt description of...