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JAMA. 1940;114(2):168-171. doi:10.1001/jama.1940.02810020072015.
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Society News.—  At a meeting of the Los Angeles Society of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology December 18 Drs. Isaac H. Jones and William T. Grant spoke on "The Elsberg Precision Measurements of the Sense of Smell."—The Trudeau Society, Los Angeles, was addressed December 26 by Drs. John H. Urabec on "Hematogenous Pulmonary Tuberculosis" and Joseph LeRoi Robinson and William Dunn, "Detection of Tubercle Bacilli by Gastric Aspiration."—At a meeting of the San Mateo County Medical Society in San Mateo November 29 Drs. Grant L. Selfridge spoke on "Nutritional Factors in Relation to the Eighth Nerve" and Jesse L. Carr, San Francisco, "Recent Advances in the Study of Vitamins."

Court Orders License Restored.—  Superior Judge Emmet H. Wilson has ordered that a writ be issued compelling the board of medical examiners to restore to Dr. Harry W. Boyd, Los Angeles, his license to practice medicine, which was revoked by the state


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