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New Officers Elected.
—At the forty-seventh annual meeting of the medical society of the state of California, at Del Monte, April 15 to 17, the following officers were elected: president, Dr. Cornelius Van Zwaluwenburg, Riverside; vice presidents, Drs. John H. Graves, San Francisco, and Ferdinand Stabel, Redding; secretary, Dr. Saxton Temple Pope, San Francisco, and delegates to the American Medical Association, Drs. George H. Kress, Los Angeles, Oliver D. Hamlin, Oakland, and Victor G. Vecki, San Francisco. Santa Barbara was selected as the next place of meeting. The association adopted resolutions remitting the dues of members in the military service, and adopted plans for calling on all members of suitable age and otherwise available to tender their services