PROCEEDINGS OF THE CLEVELAND SESSION
MINUTES OF THE NINETY-SECOND ANNUAL SESSION OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, HELD IN CLEVELAND, JUNE 2-6, 1941
HOUSE OF DELEGATES
First Meeting—Monday Morning, June 2
The House of Delegates convened in the Euclid Ball Room of the Hotel Statler and was called to order at 10 a. m. by the Speaker, Dr. H. H. Shoulders.
Preliminary Report of the Reference Committee on Credentials
A preliminary report of the Reference Committee on Credentials was submitted by the chairman, Dr. G. Henry Mundt, Illinois, who reported that one hundred and thirty delegates with proper credentials had registered.Dr. Mundt moved that Drs. A. R. McComas and R. L. Diveley, Missouri, whose names are included on the official list but who did not present credentials, be seated. The motion was seconded by Dr. A. T. McCormack, Kentucky, and carried.Dr. Mundt later stated that additional delegates with proper credentials had registered, making a total of one hundred and fifty-two at this time.
The Secretary called the roll and announced that a quorum was present.
Distinguished Service Award
Dr. Arthur W. Booth, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, presented the following report: