(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.)
—St. Luke's-on-the-Desert Hospital, Tucson, has been opened. Its capacity is twenty-five beds.
—The Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California report that Jack F. King, Los Angeles, was fined $500, October 13, on the charge of practicing medicine without a license. King paid the fine.
—According to reports, Dr. J. E. Jolley, Los Angeles, was sentenced to one year in the county jail, October 20, when he pleaded guilty before Judge Crawford to violation of the Harrison Narcotic Law.
State Board of Medical Examiners.
—The state board of medical examiners reelected officers, October 17, as follows: president, Dr. Percy T. Phillips, Santa Cruz; vice president, Dr. Harry V. Brown,