(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.)
—The degree of LL.D. has been conferred by the University of California on President Ray Lyman Wilbur of Stanford University.
Osteopathic Bill Vetoed.
—A bill which would grant full physician's license to persons now practicing osteopathy in California was vetoed recently by Governor Stephens.
Sentenced for Illegal Operation.
—Dr. Ephraim Northcott, Redwood City, charged with the murder of Miss Inez E. Reed, a United States Army nurse, by an illegal operation, is said to have been found guilty, July 5, and given an indeterminate sentence of from ten years to life imprisonment.
Medical Board Appointments.
—Dr. Alfred J. Scott, Los Angeles, has been appointed a member of the state board of medical examiners, succeeding Dr. Harry V.