(Physicians will confer a favor by sending for this department items of news of more or less general interest; such AS RELATE TO SOCIETY ACTIVITIES, NEW HOSPITALS, EDUCATION, PUBLIC health, ETC.)
—At the annual meeting of the Peoria Medical Society, December 18, the following officers were elected: president, Dr. Edward E. Barbour; vice presidents, Drs. Rolland L. Green and Edgar E. Gelder, and secretary-treasurer, Dr. Leir A. Burhans.
—December 27, Dr. John A. Koch was elected president of the staff of physicians of St. Mary's Hospital, Quincy, succeeding Dr. Otis Johnston, and on the following day he resigned as president of the staff and from the staff of the hospital.—Dr. John W. Seids, Moline, has been appointed physician to the Deere Works, succeeding Dr. Henry Arp, resigned, to enter military service.
—The Department of Regulation and Education of Illinois has established reciprocal relations on