Luther L. Terry

Luther L. Terry appears in the following:

1964: Opening salvo in the tobacco wars

Thursday, January 30, 2014


This year marks the 50th anniversary of what some call "the most important public health document of the 20th century": the Surgeon General's first Report on Smoking and Health.

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Dr. Luther Terry

Thursday, August 20, 1964

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Dr. Terry, Surgeon General, is supposed to talk about a trip to the Soviet Union and public health there, but the question and answer session tends more towards smoking prevention and ...