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JAMA. 1924;82(9):722-727. doi:10.1001/jama.1924.02650350054026.
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Society News.  —At the annual meeting and banquet of the Yavapai County Medical Society at Prescott, January 8, Dr. Rembert H. Thigpen, Jerome, was elected president; Dr. John W. Flinn, Prescott, vice president, and Dr. Clarence E. Yount, Prescott, secretary-treasurer.—Dr. Winfred Wylie, head of St. Joseph's Hospital staff, Phoenix, spoke on the "Proposed Act Authorizing the Court to Appoint Medical Experts," before the Maricopa County Medical Society, January 5.


Dr. Bradley Resigns.  —Dr. Frances Sage Bradley, Little Rock, has resigned as director of the bureau of child hygiene of the Arkansas State Board of Health.


Smallpox Epidemic.  —Smallpox has become epidemic in southern California and is prevalent in sections of Los Angeles and vicinity, it was


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