- Virginia,1909–74, U.S. physician: developed test to evaluate health of newborns.
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It looked like the sky that time when Apgar's barn was on fire.Half-Past Seven Stories
Robert Gordon Anderson
There was little he could say to make the sad lot of the Apgar family any easier.
That fellow may have designs on some of your farm buildings, Mr. Apgar.
"I think that man was real kind," said Mrs. Apgar, as she heard the story.
"He's a stranger—that's sure," said Mr. Apgar, Sandy's father.