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Mary Amelia Ingalls (January 10, 1865 – October 20, 1928) was born near the town of Pepin, ... The historical record is silent as to why Mary did not attend school during one year in that ... ...

Brain infection, not scarlet fever, may have caused Mary Ingalls ...


Feb 5, 2013 ... It may have been a brain infection -- not scarlet fever -- that caused Mary Ingalls of "Little House on the Prairie" to go blind. A new study ...

The real reason Mary Ingalls went blind - CNN.com


Feb 3, 2016 ... In the "Little House" series, Mary Ingalls was blinded by scarlet fever. Researchers say Laura Ingalls Wilder's real sister may have had viral ... Girl," there is no reference to Mary having scarlet fever the year she went blind.

Mistaken Infection 'On The Prairie'? - HealthDay


Feb 4, 2013 ... Mary Ingalls, of 'Little House on the Prairie', probably didn't go blind from scarlet fever, ... presented may have since changed and may no longer be accurate. ... In the early 1900s, scarlet fever, measles, meningitis and other ...

Mary Ingalls Didn't Go Blind From Scarlet Fever - Jezebel


Feb 4, 2013 ... Mary Ingalls Didn't Go Blind From Scarlet Fever .... Not like old timey "I guess if you like uptight faces and curled mustaches" handsome*, but ...

Blindness in Walnut Grove: How Did Mary Ingalls Lose Her Sight?


We conclude that Mary's blindness was probably caused not by scarlet fever but by ... Mary Ingalls could have contracted scarlet fever and gone blind as a result.

What really made Mary Ingalls go blind? - NBC News


Feb 4, 2013 ... She remembers commenting that scarlet fever can make you go blind. "The professor said, 'No ...,' and I said, 'But Mary Ingalls went blind!' .

'Little House' Mary Ingalls didn't go blind from scarlet fever: study ...


Feb 4, 2013 ... 'Little House' illness, explained: Laura Ingalls Wilder's sister Mary went blind from brain disease, not scarlet fever, new research reveals.

Mary Ingalls Blindness: Scarlet Fever May Not Have Been The Cause


Feb 5, 2013 ... Little House fans may be surprised to hear that Mary Ingalls' blindness may not have been caused by scarlet fever, as the beloved book series ...

Laura Ingalls' Sister May Not Have Lost Eyesight To Scarlet Fever ...


Feb 7, 2013 ... And I, with such certainty, said, no, no, but Mary Ingalls went blind from scarlet fever. I'm certain of it. I remember the book. And you could see ...

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Little House books' Mary Ingalls probably did not go blind from ...


Feb 4, 2013 ... But in a new study, University of Michigan researchers found it is likely scarlet fever had nothing to do with Mary's blindness.

Scarlet Fever Probably Didn't Blind Mary Ingalls - The New York Times


Feb 4, 2013 ... and she said no. I argued— 'Mary Ingalls was a real person. And it said in the book that scarlet fever made her go blind.' But clinically, it didn't ...

Mistaken Infection 'On The Prairie'? | Health News | US News


Feb 4, 2013 ... Mary Ingalls, of 'Little House on the Prairie', probably didn't go blind from scarlet fever ... In the early 1900s, scarlet fever, measles, meningitis and other "diseases of the ... We feared for several days that she would not get well.