(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.)
—Senate bill 46 and house bill 60 create a state barber and cosmetology board and regulate the occupation and practices of barbers, hairdressers, cosmeticians, and electrologists. House bill 4 provides that a hospital caring for any indigent person shall be compensated by the county.
Appointment of County Health Officers.
—At a meeting of the state board of health in Little Rock, February 3, health officers of forty-nine counties of Arkansas were selected on the basis of recommendations submitted by the county judges; many were reappointments. Health officers for the remaining twenty-six counties, it was announced, will be appointed as soon as recommendations are received from the county authorities.
—Senate bill 87 amends the