(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.)
—According to reports, U. G. Weidman, a chiropractor of Montgomery, was fined $50 and costs for practicing medicine without a license, by Judge McCord, November 13.
Proposed Food Ordinance.
—Dr. Judson D. Dowling, health officer of Birmingham and Jefferson County, has prepared a pure food ordinance which will be submitted to the Birmingham commission with the endorsement of the Retail Grocers' and Butchers' Association.
Conference of County Health Officers.
—Nineteen of the twenty-two county health officers were in attendance at the annual conference of the county health officers of Alabama, held in Montgomery, November 26-28. Among the topics discussed were: "Malaria Control in the Organized Counties," by Dr. S. W. Welch, state health officer, and "The