(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.)
—Dr. William D. Haggard, Nashville, Tenn., President of the American Medical Association, will be the principal speaker at the meeting of the Northwest Alabama District Medical Society, Decatur, September 25; the society comprises seventeen North Alabama counties.
Quo Warranto Proceedings Against Chiropractors.
—Dwight Evans, W. A. Nesbit and Beatrice Nesbit, chiropractors of Anniston, were given a hearing in quo warranto proceedings, August 28, in which they were called on to show why they should not be barred from practicing in Calhoun County. Evans, it is reported, was sentenced to sixty days in prison and fined $250; Nesbit pleaded guilty and was fined $50 and costs, and the case against his wife was nolle prossed. The board