Kōrero: Smirk, Frederick Horace

Frederick Horace Smirk

Frederick Horace Smirk

As a professor at the University of Otago Medical School Horace Smirk discovered a drug that could control high blood pressure. This joke photograph of him with a laboratory rat peering over his shoulder alludes to his reputation as a medical researcher.

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Otago Daily Times

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

A. W. Beasley. 'Smirk, Frederick Horace', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2000. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/5s26/smirk-frederick-horace (accessed 6 April 2020)