(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.)
City Establishes Pathologic Laboratory.
—The Municipal Pathological Laboratory of San Barbara opened, July 10.
—Dr. Alexander S. Kelly, Oakland, was reelected president of the Oakland Board of Education, July 8.—Dr. E. Gilman Goodrich, Los Angeles, has been appointed assistant surgeon at the Los Angeles Receiving Hospital to succeed Dr. Arthur D. Houghton, who resigned to enter the military service.
—Dr. Henry R. Donaldson, Atlanta, who has been confined to his home for three months on account of injuries received in an automobile accident, is convalescent, and has resumed practice.
Health Board Appropriations.
—The house appropriations committee, July 15, set aside $60,000 for the state board of health for the coming year, or exactly double the