In 1867 I attended a young lady whose previous health had been good, and whose brother was sick at the time with scarlet fever.
And I don't mean the scarlet fever which you haven't, or a hair lip, or such like.
We could not tell, from what he said, whether he had been divorced or had lost them all from scarlet fever.
Harvey says it is not scarlet fever at all, and he persuaded mother to let him go after you.
Well, to give us all scarlet fever, malignant scarlet fever?
She replied: "We are not talking about scarlet fever; we are talking about trains!"
Measles today, smallpox, tuberculosis, scarlet fever and everything else tomorrow.
I ain't no taste sence I had scarlet fever so it don't bother me.
"Then there is no danger of scarlet fever," whispered Ruth, feeling relieved.
The sisters, however, were both seized with scarlet fever, and died.
scarlet fever scar·let fever (skär'lĭt)
An acute contagious disease caused by a hemolytic streptococcus, occurring predominantly among children and characterized by a scarlet skin eruption and high fever. Also called scarlatina.