(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.)
New County Hospital to Be Opened.
—The Walker County Hospital, Jasper, will be formally opened to the public, December 5, it is reported.
Donations for Public Health Work.
—The International Health Board has contributed $37,000 to the state for malaria and typhoid control and the state laboratory for the calendar year 1924, it was announced by the state health officer, October 19, following a conference with the International Health Board officials. In addition to this contribution the board will finance a study of hookworm and its control in cooperation with the state board of health.
Landlord Will Not Rent to Osteopaths.
—The manager of the Flood Building, San Francisco, a physicians' building, has refused to lease offices